Hanky Panky Recipe

Hanky Panky
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The Hanky Panky cocktail is a variation on the sweet martini and was invented in London by Ada Coleman. It is spirit-forward and has a slightly bitter flavor.


1.5 oz dry gin
1.5 oz Italian (sweet) vermouth
2 dashes Fernet-Branca
Orange twist

Preparation: How to make a Hanky Panky

  1. Add all ingredients to a mixing glass with ice and stir until chilled.
  2. Strain into a chilled coupe glass.
  3. Garnish with an orange twist and serve.
Hanky Panky