Tanya Sweatt :: Perfect Manhattan — On the rocks in a rock (the only suitable glass for a Manhatten to be served in) with a drenched maraschino cherry dragged through it and tossed aside (no need to garnish just slows me down.)
Chris Mazuzan :: Holiday Honey Lemon Ice Ball Whiskey Bomb — Ingredients: 1/4 cup honey, 1 Tbsp lemon juice, 1 cup hot water. Directions: Blend the honey with the hot water and lemon juice. Pour into ice ball form and freeze at once. Yields 4 ice balls. Serving: Drop one honey-lemon ice ball into a tumbler, top with a generous pour of your favorite whiskey. Garnish with a small candy cane.