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Bronx Cocktail Recipe

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Bronx Cocktail


Photo Credit: © Colleen Graham

This cocktail is a simple variation of a Perfect Martini that adds a little orange juice to the mix. If you are looking for a classic martini that is not as dry as many of them can be, this is a great option.

The story of how the Bronx was created has been questioned many times through the years. It's generally accepted that Johnnie Solon created it at the Waldorf Astoria sometime shortly after 1900. The remarkable thing is that Solon never touched a drop of liquor, but he had the uncanny ability to create great drinks.

Prep Time: 3 minutes

Total Time: 3 minutes

Yield: 1 Cocktail



  1. Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
  2. Shake well.
  3. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  4. Garnish with the orange slice.

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 5 out of 5
A fantastic, aromatic cocktail., Member thusled

The flavors in this drink work brilliantly together. I'm willing to say it's a must have, especially if you love gin and vermouth as much as I do (as in you'd drink either straight up with a smile). In fact, I think I'll have another...

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