Make a Mean Manhattan
Skill Level: Easy
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Necessary Items: Rye whiskey, India Pale Ale, sweet vermouth, orange
Making a killer Manhattan isn't just necessary for imbibing-it's a means of survival. Bitter winters mean plenty of booze for warmth. This inventive take on the spirit-forward cocktail turns the traditional on its ass with an IPA injection. The result is an effervescent beverage that will win as many points for creativity as it does for potency.