Posted by Dan. Created by Jerry Thomas, The Bar-Tender's Guide, or earlier..
|2||oz||Rye (or bourbon)|
|1||Cherry, Luxardo (as garnish)|
Stir, strain, straight-up, cocktail glass, garnish.
Some recipes call for only 3/4 oz of vermouth for a stiffer, less sweet Manhattan. Use Carpano Antica make a complex and interesting version.