Minnehaha Cocktail

1 12 oz Gin
34 oz Dry vermouth
34 oz Sweet vermouth
14 oz Orange juice
1 ds Pastis (optional)
Shake, strain, up. *pastis float is optional
The optional pastis, for me, is very dependent on the choice of gin
The Minnehaha (a Lakota Sioux word for "curling water" or "waterfall") is one of those classic cocktails that has 101 different recipes. This is close to the Savoy version, but I went lighter on the orange juice. I'm assuming there will be a lot of interpretations for this cocktail's build.
2011 Kindred Cocktails
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