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Sweet Vermouth

Sweet vermouth is a drink steeped in tradition. Does it matter which one you buy? 

What We Learned

For years, sweet vermouth languished in American home bars, considered a quaint, old-fashioned ingredient to be dusted off and trotted out only when a Manhattan was requested. But in the last decade or so, it’s finally begun to receive the attention it deserves, both as an essential cocktail ingredient and as a wonderful drink that can be enjoyed on its own. More vermouths are now i...

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