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Old Fashioned Algonquin

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Named for the Algonquin Hotel, New York City, which achieved notoriety as a meeting place in the 1920s for a group of friends known as the Algonquin Round Table or Vicious Circle. Amongst the group were such renowned people as Robert Benchley, Edna Ferber, Harpo Marx and Dorothy Parker.
Ingredients
  Rye 1 1⁄2 Ounce
  Dry vermouth 1 Ounce
  Pineapple juice 1 Ounce
  Cherry 1 Medium, for garnish
  Ice cubes 10 Medium, cracked
Directions

MAKING
1. Shake the rye, vermouth and juice vigorously over ice.
2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

SERVING
3. Drop a cherry in the drink and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Wine And Drink
Taste: 
Sour
Method: 
Mixing
Drink: 
Cocktail
Ingredient: 
Rye
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Servings: 
1

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