|1||Maraschino cherry (as garnish)|
Stir, strain, straight up, cocktail glass, garnish.
This is the original, historic recipe, which many find too sweet today. See Bijou (dry)
Name means jewel in French, named after precious stones: diamond (gin), ruby (vermouth), emerald (chartreuse). Originally ingredients were floated. - Wikipedia
From other users
- Added 1/2 lemon, which transformed the drink, balancing the sweet.
- Sweet and earthy.
- 1.5 oz This 2 oz That
- Like many others, I find this a bit too sweet in the classic formulation.
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