The Income Tax Cocktail

A tribute to the Constitution’s 16th Amendment from Harry Craddock, this cocktail should make whatever you owe the taxman a little easier to bear. -DARYNA TOBEY

  • 1 1/2 ounces Beefeater gin
  • 3/4 ounce sweet vermouth
  • 3/4 ounce dry vermouth
  • 1/2 ounce orange juice
  • 1 dash of Angostura bitters

Shake all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Strain into a chilled lowball glass and garnish with an orange wedge.

Published on July 12, 2010