• Gumptions 2 cocktail

    1 day ago - By Cocktail Virgin Slut

    2 oz Mezcal 1/2 oz Luxardo Maraschino 1 dash Regan's Orange Bitters 1 dash Angostura Bitters
    Stir with ice, strain into an old fashioned glass with ice, and garnish with a grapefruit twist.
    Two Thursdays ago, I reached for Jared Brown and Anistatia Miller's 2010 Tales of the Cocktail A to Z book and found the Gumptions 2 Cocktail. This drink was presented by bartender Phil Ward at the "The Truth About Mezcal: Its Past and Future" talk in 2010, and it reminded me of a mezcal Fancy Free. It seems that the original Gumptions was the Tequila Gumption - a split of equal parts mezcal and...
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