Thirsty Thursday: The Perfect Manhattan

August 8, 2013

Nothing beats a well-made Manhattan. As we like to say, "It's 5 o'clock somewhere." So roll out the cocktail cart, place shaker in hand, and shake yourself up a perfect Manhattan. You'll be glad you did.

The “Perfect” Manhattan
Recipe courtesy of

1 1/2 parts Maker’s Mark® Bourbon
1/2 parts Sweet Vermouth
1 tsp. Maraschino Cherry Juice
Maraschino Cherries

Shake all together for 30 seconds. Strain into chilled Manhattan glass. Garnish with a maraschino cherry (served up, no ice).

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