Served as early as the 1870s in New York, this is a true classic that seems fancy but is incredibly simple to make. A delicate combination of sweet and smoky, thought fully crafted flavors come together in this sophisticated concoction with a modern twist.
- 2 oz.
- Harlem Standard American Straight Whiskey
- 1 oz.
- Sweet vermouth (Preferably Antica Formula)
- 5 drops
- Angostura bitters
- Dark Maraschino cherry
- Orange peel for garnish
How to Prepare
Combine the Harlem Standard American Straight Whiskey, sweet vermouth, and bitters in a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
Place a cherry in the bottom of a chilled cocktail glass and strain the whiskey mixture over the cherry.
Garnish with a dried orange peel.