Brooklyn Cocktail

Brooklyn Cocktail
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The Brooklyn Cocktail is an herbal and dry version of the classic manhattan cocktail. This cocktail is named after one of the boroughs of New York City, and it was created by a bartender named Jack Grohuskowas, in 1908.

Brooklyn Cocktail Recipe

  1. 60 ml rye whiskey

  2. 30 ml dry vermouth

  3. 7 ml Amer Picon (or 2 dashes Angostura bitters)

  4. 7 ml maraschino liqueur

  5. Ice

  6. Garnish: Maraschino cherry

the brooklyn cocktail

How to Make a Brooklyn Cocktail

  1. Fill a mixing glass with ice and add rye whiskey, dry vermouth, maraschino liqueur, and Amer Picon.

  2. Stir for at least 10 seconds, until chilled.

  3. Strain into a coupe glass.

  4. Garnish with a maraschino cherry.