If you ask 10 different bartenders how to make a drink, you'll likely get 10 different answers. Which is why you should just listen to us, and our man Joaquín Simó, the face of NYC's Pouring Ribbons, who was named nothing less than Bartender of the Year at Tales of the Cocktail 2012. This time we're taking on one of the classic-est of classics -- prepare to get step-by-stepped through the Only Manhattan You'll Ever Need.
Make sure you've got the ingredients: Rye whiskey, sweet vermouth, bitters, ice.
Now you'll need the proper barware to get things going: mixing glass, large double jigger, bar spoon, strainer, cocktail glass.