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Classical Manhattan Cocktail. Unique Recipe for Any Party


The name of this cocktail is one of the most famous all over the world. The recipe was invented in New York in a small bar. This perfect Manhattan drink became a part of American culture. The preparation of a Manhattan cocktail traditionally involved American whiskey and Italian vermouth.

At the beginning of the previous century a deficit of American whiskey whiskey - very good recipes with whiskey learn more... whiskey in America led to Canadian whiskey being used instead. Later, mixologists started using bourbon. You can try all three variants.


Ingredients for
сals/100 gr
Bourbon or whiskey
60 ml
245 cals
Sweet Italian Vermouth
25 ml
345 cals
Angostura bitters
1 portion
for decoration of the cocktail
45 cals
Total calories in the prepared dish
635 cals
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  1. Fill the shaker with the whiskey, vermouth and bitter. Gently mix all the ingredients for about 30 seconds.
  2. Strain the liquid into a cold glass.
  3. Decorate the cocktail with a cherry.

As previously mentioned, Italian vermouth is used in the traditional recipe. A classic choice involves Cinzano Antica Formula or Pregiato Antica Formula. French vermouth is dryer, but still tastes well. If you prefer less sweet cocktails, choose light French Dolin Rouge.

Experiment with the classical cocktail recipe and enjoy every party!

Chef Andrew
My name is Andrew. I am the chef of the site "Very Tasty". This is a real creative kitchen!
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