Reverse Manhattan

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A Manhattan cocktail is a drink consisting of whiskey, vermouth, and bitters. The reverse Manhattan cocktail is made with the same ingredients but in reverse proportions: the base here is sweet vermouth and not whiskey.

Reverse Manhattan Recipe

  1. 60 ml sweet vermouth

  2. 30 ml rye whiskey

  3. 2 dashes of Angostura bitters

  4. Garnish: marasca cherry or lemon twist

reverse manhattan recipe

How to Make a Reverse Manhattan Cocktail

  1. To a mixing glass filled with ice, add sweet vermouth, rye whiskey, and angostura bitters, and stir for about 10 seconds until chilled.
  2. Strain into a coupe glass.
  3. Garnish with a marasca cherry or lemon twist.
  4. Serve and enjoy.