Merry Manhattan

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Total Time: 5 Mins
Yield: Serves 1

Cherry liqueur gives this classic cocktail a holiday feel. For a twist, try using maraschino cherries soaked in bourbon or Luxardo—both are available on Amazon.


  • 1/4 cup (2 oz.) rye whiskey
  • 2 tablespoons (1 oz.) sweet red vermouth
  • 1 tablespoon (1/2 oz.) cherry-flavored liqueur (such as Heering)
  • Orange peel twist
  • Maraschino cherry

How to Make It

Combine whiskey, vermouth, and liqueur in a cocktail shaker. Fill shaker with ice; cover and shake vigorously until outside of shaker is frosty, about 15 seconds. Strain into a coupe or martini glass. Garnish with orange peel and cherry.

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