2 oz of Contradiction Bourbon
1 oz Cocchi Vermouth di Torino (Sweet Vermouth)
2 Dashes of Angostura Bitters or Angostura Orange Bitters
1 Maraschino Cherry
Combine all of the ingredients in a mixing glass filled with Ice. Stir approximately 50 times. Then strain into a chilled Manhattan glass. Garnish with flamed Orange Oil and a Maraschino Cherry.
The Manhattan was first created at the Manhattan Club (NYC) in 1874. Fun Fact: The area code of Manhattan is 212, which is the same as the drink proportions for the cocktail. 2 Whiskey, 1 Sweet Vermouth, 2 Dashes Bitters.