1 pony Dry Vermouth (3/4 oz Dolin Dry)
2 dash Maraschino Liqueur (1/4 oz Luxardo)
3 dash Orange Bitters (Regan's)
Stir with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with an olive (omitted) and a lemon twist.
After the Moretta Cocktail, I decided to make a cocktail I spotted in the 1905 Hoffman House Bartender's Guide called the Coronation Cocktail. The book credits Joseph Rose of Murray Bros. Cafe in Newark, NJ; Mr. Rose won second place in the Police Gazette bartenders contest back in 1903 with this libation. The recipe reminded me of a Bamboo that had been gussied up with a bit of Maraschino, and I had not had a variation of the Bamboo since I made a Crusta out of it two years ago.