Vieux Carre Cocktail

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 5 min
  • Active: 5 min
  • Yield: 1 drink
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3/4 ounce rye whiskey

3/4 ounce cognac 

Splash sweet vermouth 

Dash Peychaud's bitters 

Dash Angostura bitters 

1/2 teaspoon Benedictine liqueur 

1 jarred cherry with stem, such as Tillen Farms cherries or Merry Maraschino


  1. Combine the rye, cognac, vermouth, Peychaud's and Angostura bitters and the Benedictine in a mixing glass filled with ice. Stir well. Strain into an old-fashioned glass filled with ice. Garnish with a cherry.