Ampersand Cocktail

Difford's Guide
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There are approximately 185 calories in one serving of Ampersand Cocktail.

Styles & Flavours

Ampersand Cocktail image

Serve in a

Coupe 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.

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