The Cocktail Spirit with Robert Hess
Manhattan Cocktail - Stirred vs. Shaken
Throughout the Cocktail Spirit web video series, Robert has explained why certain cocktails should be stirred while others benefit from a good shake. In this episode, he demonstrates why with the classic Manhattan cocktail.
1 1/2 oz rye whiskey
1/2 oz sweet vermouth
2 dashes Angostura Bitters
Stir all ingredients with ice.
Strain into a cocktail glass.
Garnish with a cherry.