How To Make A Vieux Carre

This classic cocktail, invented in 1938, is named after the French Quarter in New Orleans.

Ingredients In The Vieux Carre

  • 1 ¼ oz Rye
  • 1 ¼ oz Cognac
  • 1 oz Sweet Vermouth
  • 1 Bar spoon Benedictine
  • 1 dash Angostura Bitters
  • 1 dash Peychaud’s Bitters

How To Make A Vieux Carre

  1. Combine all ingredients in mixing glass with ice.
  2. Stir.
  3. Strain into chilled cocktail glass.
  4. Garnish with lemon twist and enjoy.
Vieux Carre