Lux Café

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Midnight Manhattan

A rich twist on the classic cocktail, combining bourbon or rye whiskey with Averna Amaro for a bold and sophisticated flavor, garnished with a Luxardo cherry.

Ingredients

  • 2 oz bourbon or rye whiskey
  • 1 oz Averna Amaro (a dark and aromatic Italian liqueur)
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters
  • Luxardo cherry for garnish
  • Ice

Steps

01

Fill a mixing glass with ice.

02

Add the bourbon or rye whiskey, Averna Amaro, and Angostura bitters to the mixing glass.

03

Stir gently but thoroughly until well-chilled (about 30 seconds).

04

Strain the mixture into a chilled cocktail glass (typically a coupe or a rocks glass).

05

Garnish with a Luxardo cherry.

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