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Queen Elizabeth

This early post-Prohibition concoction from Philadelphia is named for its creator& 39;s wife, not the monarch.1 1/2 oz Dry vermouth (Noilly Prat)3/4 oz Bénédictine3/4 oz Fresh lime juiceAdd all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice.Shake, and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.Rate This RecipeI don& 39;t like this at all.
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It’s the Artesian. But in Hong Kong.

There is plenty that is already British about Hong Kong.Then the grand Asian city got an extra touch of London drinking culture when a new outpost of the swank, world-famous bar Artesian opened in The Langham Hotel in September 2014.This is no wholesale transplant though. The new Artesian smartly takes its cocktail cues from its new base in Hong Kong.
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5 Modern Takes on the Reverse Manhattan

Just because the classic brown-spirit cocktail is always stirred doesn’t mean it has to be strong. Manhattans that switch the amounts of whiskey and vermouth flaunt all of the flavor without the heady proof. But the Reverse Manhattan itself is nothing new. 19th-century cocktail lovers would likely have just called it a Manhattan––cocktail historians say vermouth was featured more prominently in drinks back then, including in the whiskey classic.
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