The Manhattan cocktail // Feast + West

The Manhattan

  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 1 cocktail 1x


A classic cocktail for the serious mixologist


  • 2 1/2 ounces bourbon or rye whiskey
  • 1/2 ounce sweet Italian vermouth
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters
  • Ice cubes
  • Maraschino cherry, for garnish
  • Orange peel twist, for garnish


  1. Add bourbon, vermouth and bitters to a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a cherry and an orange twist.