Our third and final cocktail is one of the classics; the William Porter. This is an almost Manhattan-like combination of blended Scotch, sweet vermouth and triple sec.
It’s named after an American journalist called William Porter, who founded a popular sports newspaper called the Spirit of the Times.
A classic cocktail named for William Porter (1809-1858), it is a somewhat tart combination of Scotch, sweet vermouth and triple sec.
Add ice to a mixing jug.
Add all ingredients and stir until well-chilled.
Strain into a chilled cocktail coupe.
William Porter was a journalist and editor who founded the sports paper Spirit of the Times