Bourbon is an unabashedly Southern spirit, but this classic cocktail was invented in the heart of Yankeedom: New York City. See the recipe for Manhattan ». Todd Coleman

From a classic Manhattan to an elderflower-scented Bourbon Bramble, rare is the cocktail that isn’t made better by whiskey’s fiery caramel flavor. Here are 28 of our all-time favorite drinks that call for the spirit in all its forms: Bourbon, scotch, rye, moonshine, and more.

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