Serve in aCoupe glass
Orange zest twist
How to make:
STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.
|1 fl oz||Old Tom gin|
|1 fl oz||Cognac|
|1 fl oz||Martini Rosso sweet vermouth|
|1/6 fl oz||Grand Marnier or other cognac orange liqueur|
|1 dash||Orange Bitters by Angostura|
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A boozy brandy influenced wet, sweet Martini with a hint of orange. Only discerning drinkers need apply. Those after sweet, less challenging drinks should refrain.
First published in A. S. Crockett's 1935 The Old Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book. The name may be a reference to the '&' in Martini & Rossi, likely the brand of vermouth originally used.
There are approximately 185 calories in one serving of Ampersand Cocktail.