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How to Make Black Manhattan at Home

How to Make Black Manhattan at Home

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The recipe that I will show you today is loved by everyone because it has that one thing that everyone around the world loves to have and enjoys. No, it’s not the cheese and chocolate but something that will make you a man from a boy and will feel like a sudden shock of freshness and calmness at the same time after you have it.

So any guess what are we making today? I know you all are waiting for the recipe right now. Wait a little more and then we will make this beautiful drink at home.

So this astounding drink is called Black Manhattan Cocktail. It got its name after it was invented by a bartender known as Black in the city of manhattan in the late ’80s. This drink is a fusion of various other famous types of alcoholic brands that makes it a perfect blend for any occasion or gathering. Not necessary to have it only at some special event. A nice drink of glass on the weekends is what everyone wants. Try it at home and tell us what you think about it?

Let’s start filling up the glasses while keeping the spirits high and making this irresistible drink that will make your time great. But there are many other drink recipes that we’ve covered in our blog. You should definitely check them as well.

1. Tequila Sunset– It is an energizing and pleasant drink that is quite easy to make. Three ingredients: tequila, fruit juice and grenadine combine to give a perfect and amazing Tequila Sunset Cocktail.

2. Pink Bikini– This is one of my favourite cocktails because of the presence of Malibu rum in it. For those of you, who don’t know what Malibu Rum is. It is actually a Caribbean rum that is popular all over the globe because of its natural taste.

3. Pear Wine– The most important part of wine is the fruit, but that doesn’t mean the fruit has to be pretty. Traditionally fruit that wasn’t good enough for eating was used to make wine.

4. Cinnamon Schnapps– It is a very famous drink in the U.S and some north European countries. This cinnamon liquor gives a great warm and aromatic feeling.

What’s In The Post

Ingredients for Black Manhattan Cocktail

Ingredients Amount
Rye whiskey 2 shots
Averna amaro 1 shot
Angostura aromatic bitters 1 dash
Orange bitters  1 dash
Brandied cherry 1-2 pc

Yes, we are done with the ingredients and I know you might get surprised after seeing this small list. Garb them and get ready with your cocktail making skills and a mixer.

How Much Time It Will Take?

Preparation Time Cooking Time
5 Minutes 5 Minutes

This recipe will only take you 5-10 minutes to make. No cooking, no preparation, just mixing all the ingredients and we are ready to enjoy this smooth drink. Come and let’s start making this drink in no time. The process to make this drink is quite easy and can be made by anyone instantly without even considering any help.

Black Manhattan Cocktail Recipe

Black Manhattan Cocktail Recipe
  1. Take a mixer and add all the ingredients in it one by one.
  2. Add some ice into it and let it cool for a little bit.
  3. Mix them very well and keep shaking until you feel its done.
  4. Keep your glasses ready and pour it in them and add some brandied cherries on the top.
  5. Garnish with a wedge of lime and cheers.

And in no time and no extra hard work, your drink is ready. This is why I love making drinks. It’s so convenient and easy to make it. No cutting or chopping, no more ingredients, just mixing the various drinks and boom, it’s ready.

Nutritional Breakdown of Black Manhattan Cocktail

The nutritional breakdown of this drink is in the table below. Check it out and adjust your diet and eating plan accordingly.

Calories 167
Fats 0 gm
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 2.1 mg
Sugars 3.3 gm
Fiber 0.2 gm
Carbohydrates 4.3 gm

Check out the other recipes which I guess you will like too. Here are some of them, do give them a try and tell us what you think about them. We would love to get your response on all of them.

  1. Tokyo Tea Recipe: it is a japanese tea with a beautiful blend of vodka, gin, rum along with lime soda and  sliced limes. A drink that you will never forget about.
  2. Bacardi Mojito Recipe: A perfect drink for any occasion, a light bacardi with some spearmint leaves mixed with some lime water and soda.
  3. Zombie Cocktail Recipe: A mixture of All good rums, with some pineapple and papaya juice. A perfect and balanced fusion of flavors.
  4. Pink Bikini Recipe: this is a perfect cocktail for those who love mild alcohol levels in their drinks. A little Malibu Coconut Rum mixed with lemon juice and Amaretto Liqueur together.

How to Make Black Manhattan at Home | Video

For the ease of you all, I’ve added the recipe video of this cocktail below.

Video by Steve the Bartender

I hope you’ve liked this drink. Try this at your place and make any occasion or party a special one. Enjoy it with your friends and family except for your kids and feel the taste. Tell us your views and thoughts in the comments box below and we would love to revert to you in no time. Till then, take care and stay safe.


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