This is from Chow.com and the perfect cocktail to start off a long holiday weekend.
1 oz whiskey
1 oz Campari
1 oz sweet vermouth
Orange twist, for garnish
Combine the whiskey, Campari, and sweet vermouth in a glass, stir and add ice. Garnish with the orange twist.
This is straight from imbibe magazine. They never let me down when I need a tasty cocktail!
2 oz. rye whiskey
1/2 oz. fresh lemon juice
1/2 oz. Bénédictine
Pour all ingredients into a cocktail; shake & pour.
1 oz simple syrup (equal parts sugar and water)
2 oz fresh lemon juice
5 oz whiskey
maraschino cherries for garnish
Combine all ingredients in a shaker. Shake for 30 seconds and then strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with cherries.