Cocktails

Delmonico Number 1

A swank classic, this perfectly balanced concoction was the house cocktail at New York’s famous Delmonico Restaurant. Traditionally served in a Delmonico glass, it can be garnish with either an orange or a lemon twist.

Ingredients:

  • Gin – 1 ounce
  • Brandy or Cognac – 1/2 ounce
  • Dry Vermouth – 1/2 ounce
  • Sweet Vermouth – 1/2 ounce
  • Angostura Bitters – 2 dashes
  • Orange twist

Method:

  1. Shake the liquid ingredients vigorously with ice.
  2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  3. Garnish with the orange twist.