The classic Martinez is about to have its day. This is a drink where the quality of Barrel Reserve’s ingredients really shine.
2 ounces Beehive Barrel Reserve Gin
1 ounce sweet vermouth
1/4 ounce Luxardo Maraschino liqueur
2 dashes orange bitters
Fill a mixing glass with ice. Add gin, sweet vermouth, maraschino liqueur and orange bitters. Stir until very cold then strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Twist lemon peel over cocktail to express its oils. Rub rim of glass with peel and place as a garnish.