The Perfect Manhattan Recipe

This is our staple cocktail at all tastings.


  • 2 3/4 oz Locke + Co. Aspen Aged Rye
  • 1/2 oz dry vermouth
  • 1/2 oz sweet vermouth
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters
  • 2 dashes Orange bitters
  • Cherry or Lemon twist, for garnish


  1. Combine the rye, dry vermouth, sweet vermouth and bitters in a shaker, add ice.
  2. Strain the mixture into a chilled coupe glass.
  3. Garnish with the cherry or lemon twist and serve immediately.


A Variation from

Owen Locke Holding Locke + Co. Perfect Manhattan