The smokiness of the bacon bourbon coupled with the citrus of the orange bitters gives this manhattan a unique twist while not completely changing the classic taste.
bacon-infused bourbon (see our Secret Ingredient recipe)
sweet vermouth (recommended: Antica Formula)
orange bitters (recommended: Regan’s)
maraschino cherries (recommended: Luxardo)
- To make one drink, combine two ounces of bacon-bourbon with two ounces of sweet vermouth into a shaker. Add four dashes of orange bitters. Add ice and stir until very cold.
- Strain into glass and garnish with cherries.
LYNX TIP: “Never shake a manhattan, always stir. Don’t listen to Bond. Listen to Lynx.”