Michael's Italian Manhattan
- 16 ice cubes
- 4 orange slices
- 8 maraschino cherries
- 10 ounces Kentucky bourbon whiskey (recommended: Maker's Mark)
- 4 ounces vermouth
- 3 ounces Italian bitters (recommended: Campari)
- 3 teaspoons sugar, optional
DirectionsWatch how to make this recipe.
Divide ice cubes between 4 tumblers. Garnish each glass with 1 orange slice and 2 maraschino cherries.
In a pitcher, blend the bourbon, vermouth and bitters and pour into tumblers.
Note: If you like your cocktails to be a bit sweeter, you can stir 3 teaspoons of sugar into the pitcher before pouring the drinks.
Recipe courtesy of Michael Chiarello