For October’s giveaway, we’re featuring the Christopher Kimball 3-Knife Set—created with the folks at Zwilling J.A. Henckels. To keep your knives in tip top shape, we’re also including a Work Sharp Culinary E5 electric belt-style knife sharpening system, plus the Worksharp E5 upgrade kit.
This cocktail is traditionally made with a Spanish lemon-lime soda that is less sweet than most available in the U.S. We found that combining fresh lemon juice and seltzer water, then upping the vermouth, not only made up for the loss, but also kept our cocktail tasting lighter and fresher. We loved the flavor of Spanish Lustau vermouth here, but any sweet vermouth works. Just make sure it's something you enjoy on it's own, as its flavor dominates the cocktail.
ounces sweet vermouth (such as Lustau)
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