Here’s an interesting article link about making a historically accurate rendition of “The Martinez Cocktail.” The important notes are mainly Italian Vermouth, Maraschino Liqueur and Old Tom Gin. Why not give it a try, especially if you’re an old school Seattle Mariners fan. (Even though it has nothing to do with Edgar Martinez!
2 oz Carpano Antica Formula Vermouth
1 oz Ransom Old Tom Gin
1 Tsp of Luxardo maraschino
Dash of Bitter Truth Jerry Thomas’ Own Decanted bitters