I am not going to say too much, I am just going to leave this right here:
I am calling it a Rum Manhattan. It may have another name somewhere in the world, but as this classy Mad Men-esque drink came directly from the brilliant mind of Jacob, I don't know what that name is. The drink is reminiscent of a good Whiskey Manhattan though (one of my all time favorite drinks), so Rum Manhattan it is.
It goes something like this: one part spiced rum, one part sweet vermouth. Off to a good start, aren't we?
Then we add in some Grand Marnier for a decadent orange edge, balance it out with some lemon, and add two types of bitters for depth and complexity.
Are you sold yet? Thought so, here's the recipe: