Aperol Manhattans

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 1 hr 5 min
  • Active: 5 min
  • Yield: 8 servings
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2 cups bourbon

1/2 cup sweet vermouth

1/4 cup Aperol

8 cocktail cherries (such as amarena), plus 2 tablespoons syrup

Orange slices, for garnish


  1. Combine the bourbon, 1 cup cold water, the vermouth, Aperol and cherry syrup in a resealable plastic container. Freeze at least 1 hour.
  2. Pour into glasses and add the cherries. Garnish with the orange slices.
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