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Happy Halloween! I’m still prepping for our next official set of recipes (a couple of gin cocktails), but in the meantime, and since gin is already on my mind, here’s a recipe not present in Just Cocktails, along with a pleasant variant thereof.

I. Today’s recipe


1/3 Gin
1/3 Italian Vermouth
1/3 Campari
Garnish with orange.

(I’ll get to the variant further in).

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Welcome back! Today we’ll be talking about a kissing cousin of the Old Fashioned, the Manhattan. Fortunately (both for my rambling tendencies and your reading pleasure), Manhattans are worlds easier to prepare, and I won’t need to go into such exhaustive detail this time around.

I. Today’s recipes

1/2 Rye Whiskey
1/2 Italian Vermouth
1 dash Orange Bitters
Serve with a Maraschino Cherry.

Manhattan (No. 2)
2/3 Bourbon
1/3 Italian Vermouth
Add a dash of Angostura Bitters and a cherry.

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