A juicy spin on this beloved classic, the baking spices in Vya Sweet Vermouth are elevated by the subtle yet sweet layer of blood orange in this Manhattan.
2 oz. Rye whiskey
1/2 oz. Vya Sweet Vermouth
1/2 oz. *Blood orange syrup
2 Dashes Blood orange bitters
Garnish: Blood orange slice or zest
Combine all ingredients in a glass filled with ice. Stir. Strain into a coupe. Garnish.
*Blood orange syrup
1 cup Honey
1 cup Fresh blood orange juice
In a medium saucepan, combine honey with fresh blood orange juice and bring to a boil. Simmer to reduce, stirring occasionally. Strain and let cool before serving.