Wonderfully aromatic with a medium-dry finish, the Coronation Cocktail No. 1, is one of those classic drinks that you’ve probably never heard of but certainly won’t regret making. The delicate notes of almond from the sherry and fruitiness from the maraschino work beautifully when added to the Dry Vermouth and Orange Bitters.
Stir all ingredients in an ice-filled mixing glass and then strain into a chilled glass
Orange zest twist
Taken from Harry Craddock’s 1930s The Savoy Cocktail Book.
If you would like to sweeten it up a little a couple of dashes of sugar syrup can be added.