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French Vermouth (Dry)

Vermouth is a fortified wine, flavored with aromatic herbs and spices ("aromatized" in the trade) such as cardamom, cinnamon, marjoram and chamomile. Some vermouth is sweetened; unsweetened, or "dry" vermouth tends to be bitter. The person credited with inventing the vermouth recipe, Antonio Benedetto Carpano from Turin, Italy, chose to name his concoction "vermouth" in 1786 because he was inspired by a German wine flavoured with wormwood, a herb most famously used in distilling absinthe. The modern German word Wermut (Wermuth in the spelling of Carpano's time) means both wormwood and vermouth. The herbs in vermouth were originally used to mask raw flavours of cheaper wines, imparting a slightly medicinal "tonic" flavour. There are three general styles of vermouth, in order from driest to sweetest: extra dry, bianco/white, and sweet/red. Sweet red vermouth is drunk as an apéritif, often straight up, as well as in mixed drinks like the Manhattan. Dry white vermouth, along with gin, is a key ingredient in the mixing of martinis. Red vermouths are sometimes referred to as Italian vermouths and white vermouths as French vermouths, although not all Italian vermouths are red and not all French vermouths are white.

Drinks made with French Vermouth (Dry):

  1. Oriental Cocktail
  2. Cubano Cocktail
  3. Deep Sea Cocktail
  4. Atta Boy Cocktail
  5. One of Mine
  6. Orange Martini Cocktail
  7. Lawhill Cocktail
  8. Satan's Whiskers Cocktail (Curled)
  9. Silver Cocktail
  10. Smiler Cocktail
  11. Snicker Cocktail
  12. Snyder Cocktail
  13. Submarine Cocktail
  14. Third Degree Cocktail
  15. Tipperary Cocktail No. 2
  16. Grace's Delight Cocktail
  17. Mountain Cocktail
  18. New 1920 Cocktail
  19. "Old Pal" Cocktail
  20. Scoff-Law Cocktail
  21. Shamrock Cocktail--Friendly Sons of St. Patrick
  22. Soul Kiss Cocktail No. 2
  23. Wembley Cocktail No. 2
  24. Whiskey Special Cocktail
  25. Whisper Cocktail
  26. Wizz-Bang Cocktail
  27. Manhattan (Dry)
  28. Manhattan (Sweet)
  29. Douglas Cocktail
  30. Sloe Gin Cocktail
  31. Fifty-Fifty Cocktail
  32. Gene Tunney Cocktail
  33. Tango Cocktail
  34. Wembley Cocktail No. 1
  35. Cooperstown Cocktail
  36. Atty Cocktail
  37. Warden Cocktail
  38. Savoy Hotel Special Cocktail No. 2
  39. Tuxedo Cocktail No. 2
  40. Brainstorm Cocktail
  41. Moll Cocktail
  42. Polo Cocktail No. 1
  43. Duchess Cocktail
  44. Four Flush Cocktail
  45. Full House Cocktail
  46. Maragato Cocktail (Special)
  47. Sunshine Cocktail No. 2
  48. Byrrh Cocktail
  49. American Beauty Cocktail
  50. Bombay Cocktail No. 2
  51. Davis Brandy Cocktail
  52. Morning Cocktail
  53. Allies Cocktail
  54. Astoria Cocktail
  55. Attention Cocktail
  56. Barking Dog
  57. Baron Cocktail
  58. Blenton Cocktail
  59. Bloodhound Cocktail
  60. Bronx Cocktail
  61. Bronx Cocktail (dry)
  62. B.V.D. Cocktail
  63. Du Barry Cocktail
  64. Fourth Degree
  65. One Exciting Night Cocktail
  66. Turf Cocktail
  67. Will Rogers Cocktail
  68. Minnehaha Cocktail
  69. Hoffman House Cocktail
  70. Van Cocktail
  71. Caruso Cocktail
  72. Chorus Lady Cocktail
  73. Church Parade Cocktail
  74. Darb Cocktail
  75. Golden Ermine Cocktail
  76. Martini Cocktail (Medium)
  77. Fairbanks No. 1 Cocktail
  78. Income Tax Cocktail
  79. Western Rose Cocktail
  80. Journalist Cocktail
  81. Knickerbocker Cocktail
  82. Kup's Indispensable Cocktail
  83. Maurice Cocktail
  84. Pall Mall Cocktail
  85. Dolly O'Dare Cocktail
  86. Imperial Cocktail
  87. Affinity Cocktail
  88. Golf Cocktail (Dry)
  89. Hotel Plaza Cocktail
  90. Dick Jr. Cocktail
  91. Fairbanks No. 2 Cocktail
  92. Fascinator Cocktail
  93. Favorite Cocktail
  94. Frankenjack Cocktail
  95. Gilroy Cocktail
  96. Kangaroo Cocktail
  97. Vodka Gibson
  98. Vodka Martini
  99. Holland House Cocktail
  100. Inca Cocktail
  101. Jack Pine Cocktail
  102. Jack Withers Cocktail
  103. J.O.S. Cocktail
  104. Judgette Cocktail
  105. Jupiter Cocktail
  106. Knock-Out Cocktail
  107. Luigi Cocktail
  108. Lutkins Special Cocktail
  109. Martini Cocktail (Dry)
  110. Merry Widow Cocktail
  111. Moonshine Cocktail
  112. Lone Tree Cocktail
  113. Nineteen-Twenty Cocktail
  114. Nineteen Cocktail
  115. Noon Cocktail
  116. Modder River Cocktail
  117. Montpelier Cocktail
  118. Parisian Cocktail
  119. Peggy Cocktail
  120. Perfect Cocktail
  121. Peter Pan Cocktail
  122. Peto Cocktail
  123. Piccadilly Cocktail
  124. Queen's Cocktail
  125. R.A.C. Special Cocktail
  126. Ramon Newton Cocktail
  127. Rolls Royce Cocktail
  128. Rose Cocktail (English)
  129. Rose Cocktail (French Style No. 1)
  130. Roselyn Cocktail
  131. Royal Cocktail No. 2
  132. St. Mark Cocktail
  133. Salome Cocktail
  134. Satan's Whiskers Cocktail (Straight)
  135. Savoy Hotel Special Cocktail No. 1
  136. Tuxedo Cocktail No. 1
  137. Weesuer Special Cocktail
  138. Webster Cocktail
  139. Yellow Rattler Cocktail
  140. Blackthorn Cocktail
  141. Boomerang Cocktail
  142. Brooklyn Cocktail

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