Ford Cocktail

Dry vermouth, Old Tom Gin, Bénédictine, Orange bitters, Orange peel
Stir, strain, straight up, cocktail glass
Fred Yarm or Cocktail Virgin Slut recommends Ransom Old Tom and Noilly Prat vermouth. If made with sweet vermouth, it's a Vancouver.
Cocktail summary
Created byModern American Drinks, George J. Kappeler
AuthenticityAuthentic recipe
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Dan on 06/06/2010


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Nice. Not spectacular. This would be a good drink to introduce an assertive Old Tom (Ransoms, f'rinstance) to someone who "doesn't like gin". For me, who emphatically does like gin, it seems to play against the strengths of the spirit.

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Need to fiddle with the bitters. (3 stars)

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