Gazette Cocktail

Gazette Cocktail Recipe

The Ancient Romans produced an Acta Diurna, or a daily public record, that was carved on stone or metal and posted in public areas. This ancient form
of newspaper dates back to 131 BC.


  • 1 1/2 ounces brandy
  • 1 1/2 ounces sweet vermouth
  • 1/2 tablespoon simple syrup
  • 1/2 tablespoon lemon juice
  • Lemon twist, to garnish


  1. Shake the brandy, sweet vermouth, simple syrup and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Strain the contents of the shaker into a chilled cocktail glass.
  3. Garnish with the lemon twist, and serve.
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