Friday Night Cocktails: Vieux Carré

Vieux Carré Cocktail

This 1930's New Orleans' classic cocktail goes down smooth and easy.
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Servings 1 Cocktail


  • Mixing Glass
  • Mixing Spoon
  • Cocktail Strainer
  • Old Fashioned Glass


  • ¾ oz Rye Whiskey
  • ¾ oz Cognac
  • ¾ oz Sweet Vermouth
  • 1 tsp Benedictine
  • 2 dash Angostrua Bitters
  • 2 dash Peychaud's Bitters
  • 1 Lemon Peel


  • Fill mixing glass 1/4 of the way with ice.
  • Combine ingredients and stir until properly diluted and chilled.
  • Strain over a single ice cube in and Old Fashioned glass.
  • Garnish with lemon peel


Keyword benedictine, cognac, rye whiskey, sweet vermouth
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