Black Betty

Black betty

Black Betty

Inspired by the classics—the Manhattan, the Sazerac—Max Greco created this drink featuring bittersweet, nutty Braulio amaro at Vasco in Sydney, Australia.Helen Rosner

Inspired by the classics—the Manhattan, the Sazerac—Max Greco created this drink featuring bittersweet, nutty Braulio amaro at Vasco in Sydney, Australia. This recipe first appeared in our Jan/Feb 2014 SAVEUR 100 issue with the article Amari.

Black Betty
Inspired by the classics—the Manhattan, the Sazerac—Max Greco created this amaro-based drink at Vasco in Sydney, Australia.
Yield: makes one cocktail

Ingredients

  • 1 12 oz. rye
  • 12 oz. Braulio amaro
  • 12 oz. Cynar
  • 14 oz. Herbsaint

Instructions

  1. Stir rye, Braulio amaro, Cynar, Herbsaint, and ice in a cocktail shaker; strain into a chilled rocks glass and garnish with an orange twist.