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Manhattan Cocktail

Your Classic Cocktails Deserve a Chartreuse Upgrade

Here’s a little secret from a bartender: All those thrilling new cocktails you love at your favorite cocktail bar are merely riffs on tried-and-true classic cocktails; and even the myriad classics you...
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Manhattan enroute to Kalaya

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by Bigley9 3 months ago

So a very specific question for my Chowhound neighbors. Coming from 2nd and Washington and going to Kalaya at 9th and Carpenter - where can I get a decent cocktail? Either enroute or close to it?

Novice Manhattan Cocktail Musings

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by starzzz 1 year ago

I am self-confessed a novice when it comes to Manhattans limited to experimenting at home until I can make the perfect drink (not perfect as in 50-50 sweet/dry vermouth). My intentions is to be abl...

What Is Your Opinion Of This Manhattan Cocktail Variation?

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by PontiusPalate 4 years ago

THE MORNINGSTAR: This cocktail was described by my bartender tonight as a "twist" on the classic Manhattan cocktail. The description on its menu reads as follows: "Eagle Rare Whiskey/Frangelico/...

Luxardo Maraschino Cherries on LI?

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by LIfoodguy 4 years ago

Looking for Luxardo Maraschino cherries (the fruit not the liqueur). Any idea where I can pick up a jar? My Manhattans are longing for them!

lillet rouge and the manhattan

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by Soybomb 10 years ago

Martini purists beware, this posting isn't for you. I've come to really favor lillet blanc in my martinis. Paired with plymouth gin it might be the best "martini" I've ever had. Natually my mi...

Luxardo Maraschino instead of a cherry in a Manhattan?

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by Ziv 4 years ago

I was given a bottle of Luxardo Maraschino last year and it sits, regal and un-loved, on my liquor shelf. I have looked at Luxardo recipes and none seem to really look good, but I do have friends t...

Manhattans in the UK

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by ASingh 5 years ago

The Manhattan is my latest obsession and as much of a fan of Bourbon as I am, it only really works for me with Rye - I guess as it should be drunk. The problem is that I'm in the UK and the choi...

Canadian whisky for Manhattans?

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by ConsApi 6 years ago

I recently read an article about the Manhattan cocktail in which the author stated that if the bar you're in doesn't have rye, you could order it made with Canadian Club, and the result should be ...

Spiced Manhattan

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by madtheswine 6 years ago

I saw this link and was intrigued. However, I wanted to ask a more informed community if heating the vermouth to infuse it with fall spices would hurt the vermouth in any way. http://www.aspicy...

THE BISCOTTI MANHATTAN

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by PontiusPalate 6 years ago

Greetings: I am blessed to live only a five minute walking distance away from a wonderful little restaurant where the bar manager is always coming up with new and innovative cocktails I have nev...

Icy, Icy, Icy Martini Tool? [moved from Manhattan]

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by Ambiance 7 years ago

Does anyone know what tool it is that makes tiny little ice slivers in martini? Saw a bartender in NYC do this one time with some type of mallet, just pounding away until it turned to slivers....

Rye vs Bourbon in a Manhattan

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by BatMan 8 years ago

What is the difference rye vs bourbon in a manhattan? I've never had rye hence the question. Thanks

Manhattan Cocktail Advice

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by hawkeyeui93 8 years ago

Although I have imbibed others in the past, but I made my first manhattan cocktails for a small dinner party last Friday. I used two parts Templeton Rye, one part sweet vermouth [unfortunately all ...

Homemade "Maraschino" Cherries for my Manhattan

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by jwbarth 11 years ago

Just finished the jar of store bought Maraschino cherries, but I'd like to make my own now. I'm not looking to replicate the Maraschino, I just want a good tasting cherry for my Manhattan. I have a...

A gallon of Manhattans!

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by bklynmom 8 years ago

Hi. I'm planning a picnic for 30 in a park where they will be screening the Woody Allen classic MANHATTAN. I have 2 1 gallon coolers, 2 1 liter bottles of Bulleit Rye, a bottle of Dolin Vermouth ...

Manhattan Cocktail Classic

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by loratliff 8 years ago

Has anyone made it to any of the events this year? We sadly missed out on the Gala (sold out in four minutes flat and didn't get a chance to get tix when they put them back up!), but we managed ...

Manhattan cocktail drink

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by kaya 9 years ago

Hello, Can someone please recommend a bar that makes a killer Manhattan cocktail? Thanks!

So I went to The Keg and ordered a Manhattan...

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by chowow 10 years ago

For those of you that don't know, The Keg is a chain of steakhouse restaurants operated predominately in Canada with a few outposts in the United States. Attempt #1: The waitress comes by with o...