Gilroy Cocktail (Rum variation)

Description
Cherry Liqueur, Rum, Dry vermouth, Lemon juice, Orange bitters
Instructions
Shake, Straight Up, Cocktail
Notes
Very accessible drink, balanced, with no one flavor predominating. The subtle complex cherry flavor contrasts with the wine undertones of the vermouth and the citrus.
Cocktail summary
Yield
Drink
Year1930
Created bySavoy
Referencehttp://online.wsj.com/article/SB120734615273490981.html
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Dan on 06/06/2010

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Sub'd left over rye/cherry juice / spices liquid used for making cocktail cherries for the Cherry Heering. Too strongly spiced. Added 1 oz of Zucca. Yummy.

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