Chill cocktail glass. Pour vermouth into the glass. Stir gin over ice lightly and strain into the cocktail glass. Garnish with a lemon twist.
|Prep Time||1 minute|
|Tags||Aperitif, Elegant, Obscure|
|Strength||1.6 standard drinks|
The name of this drink comes from the type of vermouth used: It-alian. A little known cousin of the Gin and It is the Gin and French. If you want to be faithful to how this drink was prepared in the past, don't ice the gin. Pour it in at room temperature.