• Skidmore

    6 days ago - By Cocktail Virgin Slut

    2/3 Haig & Haig Scotch 2 dash French Vermouth 1 dash Lemon Juice
    1 dash Orange Bitters
    Shake with ice and strain into a cocktail glass.
    Two Saturdays ago, I sought out a means to treat myself at the end of my work day with something from Pioneers of Mixing at Elite Bars: 1903-1933. The one that called out to me was the Skidmore that was a Whisky Sour with French vermouth. I decided to balance the citrus element with blanc vermouth and a touch of simple syrup instead of opting for the more obvious dry vermouth alone which would have left this rather on the tart side. As prepared, the...
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