The Rivington Ride

by0| PUBLISHED Sep 9, 2011 8:00 AM
The Rivington Ride
See the Recipe. MacKenzie Smith

This cocktail, the signature drink at the New York City bar 151 Rivington, was developed by proprietor Cary Kappel. It's a perfect balance of citrus and whiskey warmth, topped with a refreshing splash of seltzer— a drink for a warm Indian Summer afternoon.

Yield: makes 1 Cocktail


  • 2 oz. wheat whiskey, such as Breukelen
  • <sup>1</sup>⁄<sub>2</sub> oz. Cointreau
  • 1 dash orange bitters
  • Seltzer
  • Orange, for garnish


  • Shake in cocktail shaker full of ice; strain into highball glass filled with crushed ice, top with soda. Garnish with a slice of orange.