[Link to iPhone-friendly YouTube version of this clip] Dan Warner walks us through his 24 Martini, casting Lillet Blanc in the vermouth role to pick up the grapefruit botanical in the Beefeater 24. Gary Regan's Orange Bitters # 5 and a substantial grapefruit twist bring it home.
THE 24 MARTINI
5 parts Beefeater 24
1 part Lillet Blanc
3 dashes Gary Regan's Orange Bitters #5
Add ice, then stir. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with grapefruit strip.
Special Thanks to Audrey Saunders for inviting us to film at Pegu Club.