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“I was experimenting a little bit with pomegranate syrup and a dry vermouth yesterday and this cocktail was the outcome. After a few more cocktails I still didn't have a title for it. By that time I was listening to an old song from "Dire Straits" and use the song title for this cocktail. It sure has Swing and the intense red reminds a bit of the orient. It is a bit more toward the sweet side, but you can add some more lemon juice. The dash of salt emphasizes the different flavours.”
READY IN:
6mins
SERVES:
1
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Keep the grenadine and the Noilly Prat in the fridge. So they are already cold enough.
  2. Mix first four ingredients.
  3. Fill a Martini glass with ice.
  4. Pour the mixture over the ice and garnish with lemon wedges.
  5. NOTE: I love Noilly Prat and would recommend to use it. If you can't get it, use a very dry vermouth. Use a high quality pomegranate syrup, because it makes this cocktail.

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