Marconi Wireless Cocktail

Marconi Wireless Manhattan

Back in the 1930s, Manhattans were commonly made with applejack. This recipe, inspired by a variation from the “Old Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book,” uses a high-proof apple brandy to amp up apple flavors.

The Marconi Wireless Cocktail

1½ ounces Laird’s Bonded Apple Brandy

3/4 ounce Cinzano Sweet Vermouth

3/4 ounce Carpano Antica Sweet Vermouth

1 dash Peychaud’s bitters

Lemon twist

Stir liquid ingredients over ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with lemon twist.

Spotted by Ms. Hamlin