Serve in aMartini glass
Luxardo maraschino cherry &/or lemon zest twist
How to make:
STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.
|1 1/2 fl oz||Hayman's London Dry Gin|
|2/3 fl oz||Cherry Heering cherry brandy liqueur|
|1/2 fl oz||Dry vermouth|
|2 dash||Orange Bitters by Angostura|
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Rich cherry is balanced by botanically complex dry gin and citrus freshness, and further dried and deepened by vermouth.
Created in 2005 by yours truly in London, England. Originally based on citrus vodka, I amended this cocktail to be gin-based in May 2020 after the creation of my vodka-based Cherry Fruitini.
One serving of Cherry Martini contains 185 calories.