Fibber McGee

Difford's Guide
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Serve in a

Coupe glass

Garnish:

Grapefruit zest twist

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.

1 1/2 fl oz Rutte Dry Gin
1 fl oz Martini Rosso sweet vermouth
1/6 fl oz Pink grapefruit juice (freshly squeezed)
1 dash Angostura Aromatic Bitters
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Review:

Delicately flavoured, bittersweet grapefruit and sweet vermouth fortified with gin.

History:

Adapted from a recipe in David A. Embury's 1948 The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks.

FIBBER McGEE
A Sweet Martini with a dash of Angostura and about 2 teaspoons of grapefruit juice to each drink.

David A. Embury, 1948

Nutrition:

One serving of Fibber McGee contains 143 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.4 standard drinks
  • 24.09% alc./vol. (48.18° proof)
  • 19.3 grams of pure alcohol
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