Orange zest twist (discarded)
How to make:
STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into ice-filled glass (preferably over a chunk of block ice)
|1 fl oz||Blended/vatted Scotch malt whisky|
|1 fl oz||Oloroso sherry|
|1 fl oz||Rosso/rouge (sweet) vermouth|
|1 dash||Orange Bitters by Angostura|
|1/2 fl oz||Chilled water (omit if using wet ice)|
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Some Scotch whiskies benefit from the influence of maturation in sherry wine-infused casks. However, this cocktail amplifies the fortified wine influence way beyond what's possible from merely the aging process.