The Stanley Park
Build over ice in tumbler Stir Strain into chilled cocktail glass Garnish with flamed orange disc
I found the aul' Toronto (a Manhattan variation including a healthy dose of Fernet Branca) to be overpowering. None of the Fernet's subtleties were exposed... if that's the intent, you may as well just down a handshake and be done with it. With this variation, I used the soft yet highly aromatic Blanc vermouth (I'm using Doulin) to accentuate some of the more esoteric herbal notes in the Fernet. The fresh lemon juice gives it some much needed acidity, keeping read more...