Billy Strayhorn Cocktail Time

Billy Strayhorn loved to entertain in his glamorous New York Apartment.  Here something he would have enjoyed!

Blood Orange Perfect Manhattan

 

Combine is a shaker with ice:

 

2 oz. Rye or Bourbon

½ oz sweet vermouth

½ oz dry vermouth

3 dashes of Blood Orange Bitters

 

Shake well and serve straight up with cherry garnish.