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Affinity Cocktail

Affinity Cocktail

Ingredients (5)

  • 1 ounce good-quality blended Scotch whisky
  • 1 ounce sweet vermouth
  • 1 ounce dry vermouth
  • 2 dashes angostura bitters
  • Lemon twist
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Nutritional Information
  • Calories117
  • Fat0g
  • Saturated fat0g
  • Trans fat0g
  • Carbs1.54g
  • Fiber0g
  • Sugar0.45g
  • Protein0.04g
  • Cholesterol0g
  • Sodium3.14mg
  • Nutritional Analysis per serving (1 servings) Powered by

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To make this classic Affinity cocktail recipe—adapted from San Francisco bartender Erik Ellestad—you shake Scotch whisky and ice with equal parts of sweet and dry vermouth and a couple of drops of angostura bitters.

Instructions

  1. 1Shake the Scotch, vermouths, and bitters with ice; then strain over ice into a chilled cocktail glass.
  2. 2Squeeze the lemon twist over the glass to release the oils, then drop it in the glass.
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