Johnnie Nutcracker

In the Manhattan family of cocktails is a distant relative called Bobby Burns, and this drink is a riff on that. The hazelnut liqueur adds a delicate comforting sweetness to the light smokiness of the scotch- the perfect drink to have by the fire.

Johnnie Nutcracker


  • 45ml

    Johnnie Walker Red Label

  • 10ml

    Hazelnut liqueur

  • 20ml

    Sweet vermouth

  • 2

    Dashes Angostura bitters

  • 1

    Orange twist for garnish

0 units of alcohol per serve


  • 1

    short glass



  • Method
    1. Stir together the Johnnie Walker Red Label, hazelnut liqueur, sweet vermouth and Angostura bitters.
    2. Serve up in a short glass (preferably festive).
    3. Garnish with an orange twist.