About the Vieux Carré Cocktail
The cognac-and-rye classic Vieux Carré cocktail was invented at New Orleans’ famed Carousel Bar.
Ingredients in the Vieux Carré Cocktail
- 4 dashes Dale DeGroff’s Pimento Aromatic Bitters
- 2 tsp Bénédictine
- .75 oz Sweet vermouth
- .75 oz Cognac
- .75 oz George Dickel Rye Whiskey
How to make the Vieux Carré Cocktail
Add all the ingredients to a mixing glass and fill with ice. Stir, and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a cherry.
Watch Liquor.com advisory board member Dale Degroff make a proper Vieux Carré in our How to Cocktail video below.