Said to have been invented by Sir Winston Churchill’s American mother, Jennie, the Manhattan is one of many cocktails named after places in New York.
4-6 cracked ice cubes
Dash Angostura bitters
3 measures rye whiskey
1 measure sweet vermouth
Cocktail cherry, to decorate.
1. Stir the liquids over cracked ice cubes in a mixing glass and mix well.
2. Strain into a chilled glass and decorate with the cherry.