To sip a Tequila Manhattan is to savor the exotic; the alluring and sexy nature that is both New York and Mexico. The drink is powerful, and distinctively sultry.
I love a fine Manhattan and this recipe is one of the best non-whiskey versions I've ever tried.
Author: Dominick LaRuffa Jr
Recipe type: Alcoholic Cocktails
- 2 1/2 ounces Tequila
- 1 1/4 ounces sweet vermouth
- 1 dash lime juice
- 1 slice orange
- 1 cherry
- Shake tequila, vermouth, and lime juice with ice and strain into a Manhattan cocktail glass over ice cubes.
- Add the slice of orange, top with the cherry, and serve.