2 1⁄2 oz Gin, Plymouth
3⁄4 oz Dry vermouth
1⁄2 oz Cassis
1 twst Lemon peel (expressed and discarded)
Instructions

Stir and strain. Express lemon oils atop and discard peel.

History

Altered from the Parisian Cocktail published by Harry MacElhone, which had more vermouth and less gin.

Cocktail summary
Created by
Aaron Melendrez, Verlaine, Los Angeles
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  • Solid martini riff — ★★★★★
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Comments

Lightly curated: paraphrased instructions to fix copyright infringement, added a little history and changed name to reflect origin more clearly.