3/4 oz St. Germain
1/2 oz Cinzano Sweet Vermouth
2 dash Angostura Bitters
1 dash Bitter Truth Grapefruit Bitters
Stir with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a grapefruit twist (although it has been served with a cherry garnish as well).
Two Thursdays ago, Andrea was having a bad day so we headed over to Tasty Burger for some comfort food. Afterwards, we crossed the street to the Citizen Public House for drinks. For a starter, I asked bartender John Nugent for the Ideal Manhattan, a fruit and floral-tinged Manhattan crafted by bar manager Joy Richard.