Vermouth Making a Splash with Craft Distillers
on 15/09/10 at 12:06 amSpirits
In the last five to ten years, we’ve seen beverage culture take fantastic strides in most major markets. Boutique spirits have begun pop up on the backbars of cocktail bars and finer restaurants alongside the ‘bar wallpaper’ of the big box spirits brands we grew up with. Bartenders have started to experiment with new expressions while consumers have turned to expecting more from their libations. Classic cocktails have re-emerged with a vengeance, as have the consumer’s desire for high quality ingredients.
Enter artisan vermouth, a fortified wine enhanced with botanicals essential to martini and Manhattan cocktails.