Delmonico Special

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Ingredients

Barware

Flavour Profile

Gentle
Boozy
Sweet
Sour

Nutrition

There are approximately 174 calories in one serving of Delmonico Special.

Times, Seasons & Occasions

Bartender

Delmonico Special image

Serve in a

Coupe glass

Garnish:

Orange zest twist

How to make:

STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.

1 1/2 fl oz Rutte Dry Gin
1/4 fl oz Cognac VSOP
3/4 fl oz Noilly Prat Extra Dry
3/4 fl oz Martini Rosso sweet vermouth
2 dash Angostura Aromatic Bitters
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AKA:

Delmonico No.1

Review:

A very wet gin martini dried with a splash of cognac and two dashes of bitters.

Variant:

Delmonico

History:

In his 1948 The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks, David Embury describes a Delmonico Special as "merely a Medium Martini with 1 teaspoon of brandy to each drink and a twist of orange peel."

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