• Metropole

    29 days ago - By Cocktail Virgin Slut

    1/2 jigger Brandy 1/2 jigger French Vermouth 2 dash Gum Syrup 2 dash Peychaud's Bitters 1 dash Orange Bitters
    Stir with ice, strain into a cocktail glass, and garnish with a cherry.
    While looking through my old LiveJournal for the Fluffy Ruffles, I spotted the Metropole that I made in April 2008 shortly after having read about the drink in David Wondrich's Imbibe! book as well as on Chuck Taggart's blog. There, I made the somewhat newer 2:1 recipe that Wondrich preferred, but here, I found the older recipe in George Kappeler's 1895 Modern American Drinks as the equal parts drink. Wondrich...
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