Perfect Nikka Manhattan

What you'll need


2 oz Nikka Whisky Coffey Grain
0.5 oz Dry Vermouth
6.5 oz Sweet Vermouth
2 dash Bitters
1 part Luxardo Cherry


Luxardo Cherry


Rocks Glass

The Perfect Nikka Manhattan was awarded “Best Cocktail” at the Paris Cocktails Spirits bar show in 2013. The exact recipe used for this event used Dolin rouge and Dolin dry vermouths with Angostura bitters.



Pour ingredients into a mixing glass with ice.
Stir and strain into a chilled glass.
Express a lemon or orange zest and garnish with a single cocktail cherry.