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  • SERVINGS: Makes 1 drink

ART Lounge · Seattle

Las Vegas–based cocktail consultant Francesco Lafranconi named the Sorriso ("smile" in Italian) as a playful nudge to bartenders to be a little more personable to customers.

cocktails Glassware Guide

  1. Ice
  2. 1 1/2 ounces pear vodka
  3. 3/4 ounce gin, preferably Tanqueray No. Ten
  4. 3/4 ounce cream sherry
  5. 3/4 ounce cherry brandy, preferably Luxardo
  6. 2 dashes of Angostura bitters
  7. 1 lemon twist, for garnish
  1. Fill a pint glass with ice. Add all of the remaining ingredients except the twist and stir well. Strain into a chilled coupe and garnish with the lemon twist.