Cure House Martini

The characters in Mad Men would have mixed their martinis with vodka and just a whisper of vermouth. Neal Bodenheimer prefers to use equal parts gin and vermouth, which makes the drink more food-friendly. Cocktail Tips from F&W Editors More Classic Cocktails

Yield:
1 drink

Ingredients

  • Ice

  • 1 1/2 ounces gin

  • 1 1/2 ounces fresh white vermouth

  • 2 dashes orange bitters, such as Regans'

  • 1 lemon twist, for garnish

Directions

  1. Fill a cocktail shaker or pint glass with ice. Add the gin, vermouth and bitters and stir until chilled. Strain into a chilled martini glass or coupe. Garnish with the twist and serve.

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