Whisky Special Cocktail
3 Glasses Whisky. (1 1/2 oz Buffalo Trace Bourbon)
2 Glasses French Vermouth. (1 oz Noilly Prat Dry Vermouth)
1/2 Glass Orange Juice. (1/4 oz Orange Juice)
Pour into the shaker and shake, adding a little nutmeg serve with an olive.
This is a very dry cocktail.
Sorry about the picture there, exposure problem due to pushing the film and forgetting to turn on the meter.
So, not only is this a “very dry” cocktail, but it is also a very weird cocktail.
Dry Manhattan with a bit of orange juice, nutmeg, and an OLIVE?
All right, there we go, we’ll do it.
Well, if you like Dry Manhattans, I guess this might be an interesting, uh, change of pace for you. If not, you can probably give this not very Special cocktail a skip.
This post is one in a series documenting my ongoing effort to make all of the cocktails in the Savoy Cocktail Book, starting at the first, Abbey, and ending at the last, Zed.