The French Kiss Recipe

The French Kiss Recipe

This simple drink proves that vermouth doesn't really need to be mixed with stronger stuff. The French Kiss is refreshing as an apertif or on a hot summer's day. Use French sweet vermouth if you really want to be true to the name.

  • Yield:1
  • Active time: 2 minutes
  • Total time:2 minutes


  • 2 ounces sweet vermouth
  • 2 ounces dry vermouth
  • twist of lemon peel


  1. 1.

    Pour both vermouths into an old fashioned glass over ice. Stir, twist lemon peel over drink, and drop in.