The Income Tax Cocktail
The name of this cocktail makes me laugh, and also nod my head. Of all the days that require a cocktail, Tax Day has got to be at the top of the list. Whether you’re scrambling to file on time, just discovering that you owe money, or want to celebrate a refund, this citrusy cocktail is the MogoBlog solution to all of those things.
- 1-1/2 ounces gin
- 1/4 ounce dry vermouth
- 1/4 ounce sweet vermouth
- 1 ounce orange juice
- 1 dash Angostura bitters
- Optional garnish: orange twist
- Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice.
- Shake vigorously.
- Strain into a cocktail glass.
- Garnish with an orange twist.
Yields: 1 serving