Barrel-Aged Black Manhattan

Age 6 bottles of Penelope Bourbon and 2 bottles of Averna amaro in a 10 liter Penelope Bourbon barrel.  Best if aged for ~1 month.

• 2.5 ounces of barrel mix

• 2 dashes of orange bitters

• .25 ounces of maraschino liqueur

Combine Penelope, bitters, and maraschino liqueur in a shaker with ice and stir well. Strain over large ice cube in rocks glass.  Garnish with lemon peel and Luxardo cherry

This great cocktail was created by Rob DeSalvo and is featured at 26 West on The Navesink in Red Bank, NJ