Manhattan

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According to popular legend, this cocktail was created at the Manhattan Club in 1874, at a party given by Winston Churchill's American mother to celebrate Samuel J. Tilden's election as governor of New York.Plus: Ultimate Cocktail Guide

Manhattan
Photo: © Wendell T. Webber
Yield:
1 drink

Ingredients

Directions

  1. Fill a pint glass with ice. Add the rye, vermouth and bitters and stir well. Strain into a chilled coupe and garnish with the skewered cherries.

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