A smoky manhattan variation with a nod to Faulkner. —Josh Conley
Black Tea infused Sweet Vermouth
High wire Distilling Co. Southern Amaro
Bitter Queens Tobacco Bitters
Small, dry piece of grapevine branch.
In This Recipe
Add all ingredients to mixing glass. Fill with ice and stir to chill. Serve in a rocks glass over ice.
Optional : To smoke the drink, light the branch on fire and extinguish. Place a bottle over the now smoking branch and fill with the smoke. When sufficiently filled, upturn the bottle, pour the drink into it, cork and shake lightly. Serve over ice.