Remember The Maine

Main Spirit Whiskey - Rye
Difficulty Easy
Technique Stirred

Named after the press slogan which allegedly provoked the 1898 Spanish-American War, the cocktail Remember The Maine is a twist on a Sazerac. This Rye cocktail is given a subtle sweetness with Cherry Liqueur and a hint of savagery from a dash of good Absinthe.


  • 2 oz. 60ml Rye
  • 0.75 oz. 23ml Sweet Vermouth
  • 2 tsp 2 tsp Cherry Heering
  • 0.5 tsp 0.5 tsp Absinthe
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Combine ingredients in a mixing glass and fill with cracked ice, then stir well for 20-30 seconds and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.


With a Cherry

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