by Crista Grasso November 25, 2015

Manhattan Recipe | CriscaraJames Bond may take his drinks "shaken, not stirred" but we love a good hand stirred cocktail. Our favorite? A Manhattan of course. :) 

The Jewels:

Simply Sexy Hand Chain + Kai Open Cuff Bracelet + Kai Link Bracelet - available in Silver and Gold

The Cocktail:

  • 3/4 oz sweet vermouth
  • 2 1/2 oz bourbon whiskey
  • 1 dash bitters
  • Maraschino cherries
  • 1 twist orange peel
  • Combine the vermouth, bourbon whiskey, and bitters with 2 - 3 ice cubes in a mixing glass and stir gently being careful not to cloud the drink
  • Strain into a cocktail glass
  • Add cherries for garnish
  • Rub the cut edge of an orange peel over the rim of the glass
  • Optional: Add the orange peel for garnish 


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Stay tuned for our next bracelet stack and cocktail recipe combo - The Spiked Eggnog...

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