Employees Only Manhattan

Employees Only Manhattan Cocktail

Base Spirit: Rye Whiskey

Type: Classics, Modern Classics

Served: Neat/Up

Preparation: Stirred

Strength: Strong

Difficulty: Medium

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About the Employees Only Manhattan Cocktail

A pair of famed bartenders created this subtle variation on the classic.

Ingredients in the Employees Only Manhattan Cocktail

  • 1.5 oz Rye whiskey
  • 1.75 oz Sweet vermouth
  • .5 oz Grand Marnier
  • 3 dashes Angostura Bitters

Garnish: Lemon twist

Glass: Cocktail

How to make the Employees Only Manhattan Cocktail

Add all the ingredients to a mixing glass and fill with ice. Stir, and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a lemon twist.

Watch Liquor.com advisory board member Dushan Zaric make an Employees Only Manhattan in our How to Cocktail video.

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