• Tammany

    8 days ago - By Cocktail Virgin Slut

    3/4 Rye 1/4 Italian Vermouth 1 dash Crème Yvette 1 dash Crème de Noyaux
    Stir with ice and strain into a cocktail glass; I added an orange twist.
    Two Tuesdays ago, I was perusing the American whiskey section of Pioneers of Mixing at Elite Bars: 1903-1933 when I spotted an interesting Manhattan variation called the Tammany. Here, the Manhattan lacked bitters but contained a dash of Crème Yvette's like that book's Caboose and a dash of crème de noyaux akin to the book's Borgers. Tammany is most likely a reference to Tammany Hall that was a New York City political group founded in the late...
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