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Perfect Manhattan
   
Makes two 3 oz. drinks

  • .75 oz dry vermouth

  • .75 oz sweet vermouth

  • 2 dashes angostura bitters

  • 4.5 oz. rye or bourbon whiskey

  • cocktail glasses

Fill a pitcher with ice and add the ingredients, minus the lemon. Shake vigorously until the outside of the shaker is thoroughly beaded with sweat and is extremely cold to the touch. Strain the drink into cocktail glasses, twist the lemon over the drink, and drop it in. Serve immediately.