The cocktail is named after the Tuxedo Club in Orange County, New York where it was first mixed in the late 1800s. One variation on the martini that I've grown very fond of.
- 1 oz Gin Old Tom
- 1 oz Dry Vermouth
- ½ Barspoon Maraschino
- ¼ Barspoon Absinthe
- 3 Dashes Orange bitters
- Garnish Cherry and twist of lemon zest
- Stir all ingredients with ice.
- Strain into a cocktail glass.
- Garnish with a cherry and a twist of lemon zest.