A Cocktail made with bourbon or blended whiskey mixed with sweet vermouth. It's served over ice and garnished with a maraschino cherry. A perfect Manhattan uses equal pans sweet and dry vermouth, while a dry Manhattan uses all dry vermouth.
Contributed by Manhattan from the Wikibooks Bartending Guide
- Serves: 1
- Pour whiskey and vermouth over ice in a mixing glass.
- Add a dash of bitters.
- Stir and strain into a cocktail glass.
- Garnish with a cherry.