|1 1⁄2 fl oz||Calvados brandy|
|1 1⁄2 fl oz||Martini Rosso sweet vermouth|
|1 dash||Angostura or other aromatic bitters|
Difford's Guide remains free-to-use thanks to the support of the brands in red above.
Like many old classics, this drink needs dilution so stir until you're bored and thirsty.
T.N.T. Special - with the addition of a dash of sugar.
Recipe adapted from Harry Craddock's 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book. Said to have been created in the 1870s by a bartender at the legendary Manhattan Club, which once stood at the north corner of 34th Street and 5th Avenue, New York City