Harvard Cocktail



Short & Boozy

Preptime: 4 minutes

Servings: 1

The Harvard Cocktail, a refined libation inspired by the prestigious institution, dances gracefully with the classic Manhattan. It combines whiskey, sweet vermouth, and a touch of aromatic bitters, offering a sophisticated twist. This cocktail is said to remove the 'Harvard Accent' from the alumni, as they drink it.


  • Chilled Coupette Glass
  • Bar Spoon
  • Jigger
  • Stirring Glass
  • Strainer


  • 4 cl Cognac
  • 2 cl Sweet Vermouth
  • Dash of Angostura
  • Orange Zest (Garnish)
  • Maraschino Cherry (Garnish)
  1. Fill stirring glass with ice
  2. Pour ingredients
  3. Stir 20 times to mix
  4. Strain into Coupette Glass
  5. Garnish with Maraschino Cherry
  6. Spray and wet rim with Orange Zest

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