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 1/2 ounces gin
- 1/4 ounce dry vermouth
- 1/4 ounce sweet vermouth
- 1 ounce orange juice
- Orange slice for garnish
- Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
- Shake well.
- Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
- Garnish with the orange slice.
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