Amaretto is an Italian liqueur with a sweet, almond flavor. This drink uses only a modest amount of it, though, so the sweetness is kept in check by the lemon.
Jockey Club No. 3
2 oz Gin
0.75 oz Amaretto
0.75 oz Fresh lemon juice
2 or 3 High-quality maraschino cherries (such as Luxardo brand)
- Pour the first three ingredients into a cocktail shaker over ice, shake, and strain into a cocktail glass.
- Add the cherries to the glass and stir.