Emerson

Description
Old Tom Gin, Sweet vermouth, Maraschino Liqueur, Lime juice
Notes
The Emerson is a cousin to the Last Word and Aviation, or, if you prefer, a Martinez Sour. Altered from the original measurements to make a more spirituous and drier cocktail. Improved by the addition of bitter vermouth. Some suggest Dubonnet in its place.
History
Appears in Jacques Straub's Drinks, 1914.
Cocktail summary
Yield
Drink
Year1914
AuthenticityAltered recipe
Referencehttp://cocktailvirgin.blogspot.com/2010/09/emerson-cocktail.html
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DrunkLab on 03/13/2013

From other users

on the sweet side. (4 stars)

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