Man of Leisure

  • SERVINGS: makes 1 drink

Jack the Horse Tavern • Brooklyn, NY

Mixologist Damon Dyer based this drink on a mid-20th-century cocktail named for the famous racehorse Man o'War, replacing the orange curaçao in the original with pear-flavored Belle de Brillet.

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  1. Ice
  2. 1 1/2 ounces bourbon
  3. 1/2 ounce Belle de Brillet or pear liqueur
  4. 1/2 ounce sweet vermouth
  5. Dash of Angostura Bitters
  6. 1/2 ounce Cointreau or other triple sec
  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add all of the remaining ingredients and shake well. Strain into a chilled martini glass.