If vermouth isn’t in your current alcohol arsenal, we’re here to convert you.
The fortified wine is super versatile—you’ve probably already tried it in a cocktail or two—and although you can drink it on the rocks, both its dry and sweet varieties really shine when paired with something harder. We went to the experts for some delicious vermouth cocktail recipes for when you don’t feel like leaving your couch but are in the mood for a professional-tasting aperitif. Cheers!
1.5 oz Tod & Vixen’s Dry Gin 1651
1oz Cocchi Storico Vermouth di Torino
1 oz Campari
Stir with ice in an ice-filled rocks glass, garnish with orange wedge, then serve. (Finger-stirring optional.)