Necessity, they say, is the mother of invention. That’s not quite exact. Limits are.
When one is out of one’s preferred spirits, has no citrus stocked, and is looking around for a cocktail to mix, one turns to what one has to hand. In this case, what recipes are there for tequila and vermouth?
- 3/4 oz. Jamaica rum
- 3/4 oz. French vermouth
- 1 1/2 oz. Tequila
Combine in your mixing glass, stir with ice, then strain to serve in a cocktail glass.