The Liberal Cocktail

The Liberal Cocktail, A Classic Rye Whiskey Drink
An often forgotten classic, the Liberal Cocktail is a perfect dinner drink made with rye whiskey, vermouth and Amer Torani. Rick Rhay/Getty Images
  • 3 mins
  • Prep: 3 mins,
  • Cook: 0 mins
  • Yield: 1 Cocktail

The Liberal cocktail is an old classic that deserves to be revived. Featuring the spiciness of rye whiskey with sweet vermouth and Amer Torani and orange bitters, this is a sophisticated cocktail.

Try this one the next time you are at a classic cocktail bar or make one up at home. You will be pleasantly surprised.

What You'll Need

How to Make It

  1. In a mixing glass, add all ingredients except lemon twist.
  2. Add ice. Stir.
  3. Strain into a chilled martini glass.
  4. Garnish with a lemon twist.