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What is dry vermouth?

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Answered 2008-11-25 08:22:04

Vermouth- a dry or sweet aperitif wine flavored with aromatic herbs and often used in mixed drinks

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How many calories are in dry vermouth?

There are about 157 calories in 3.5fl oz of dry vermouth.

What can you use if you don't have vermouth?

Use a dry sherry such as an Amontillado in place of dry vermouth. A sweet red such as a marsala can be substituted for sweet vermouth.

How many Weight Watchers points is dry vermouth?

6 oz of dry vermouth is 4 points.

What ingredient is used to make a cocktail dry?

Dry Vermouth. Dry Vermouth is an aromatized wine meaning that the wine has been flavored with herbs and or bark. Vermouth is a popular ingredient in mixed drinks especially Martinis. Vermouth comes in two varieties both dry and sweet. The dry variety is generally white in color and the sweet, red.

What makes a gin dry?

its actually known as "London dry gin" which in this case the dry comes from the maker removing the vermouth for an extra dry gin or adding little vermouth for a dry gin. vermouth is the adding of aroumatic herbs or spices causing the gin to have a particular smell.

Can you substitute dry sherry for vermouth?

You will not get the same flavor if you substitute dry sherry for vermouth. Sherry is a fortified white wine. Vermouth can be either a white or red wine that is flavored with herbs.

Can vermouth be used in place of red wine?

A dry white can be used in place of vermouth.

What is a Gin and vermouth cocktail?

The martini is the most famous gin and vermouth cocktail. The original was made with sweet vermouth. Later, the dry martini made with dry vermouth was invented. Another gin and vermouth cocktail is the Negroni, made with equal parts gin, vermouth and Campari. Another, closely related to the martini is the Martinez made with gin, vermouth and a dash of maraschino liqueur.

What kind of vermouth goes in a Manhattan?

Sweet vermouth (the other kind, dry vermouth, goes into regular gin and vodka martinis).

What is Vermouth sauce?

Vermouth sauce is generally a reduction of dry vermouth with chicken stock and herbs. If you have made a roast chicken for example, you can use the vermouth to deglaze the roasting pan.

What is the best dry vermouth?

Noilly Prat is the top selling dry vermouth in the world. It is a very high quality product. Dolin is another very good dry vermouth. When Ian Fleming wrote Casino Royale, ,he substituted a French aperitif wine called Lillet for the vermouth. Lillet is a dry wine with bitters and orange with hints of oak.

What is a substitute for vermouth?

dry white wine

What does it mean for a martini to be dry?

dry means without vermouth ( a wine based liquor ) gin ( or vodka ) and vermouth are usually the only two ingredients in a martini

What to use instead of dry sherry?

Dry vermouth, but use a little less.

What is a martini that is not dry?

A "perfect martini" has equal parts dry to sweet vermouth.

Who makes the best Dry Vermouth?

Noilly Pratt

What does the drinking instruction Extra dry mean?

No vermouth

Does Dry Vermouth need to be refrigerated?

Dry vermouth will last longer if it is refrigerated. Vermouth is a wine (lower in alcohol than port). The flavour tends to change within a few months. It is also available in half bottles or mini bottles in some places. These are better unless you are using a lot of vermouth.

Does dry vermouth go bad?

Yes. Vermouth is a wine. Once opened, the Vermouth should be refrigerated or used as soon as possible. Use within 3 to 6 months.

What grain is Dry Vermouth made from?

PCH answer : Barley Vermouth is made from White Wine flavoured with herbs and spices (not barley)

What does dry martini mean?

it's made with dry vermouth ... & vodka or sometimes gin'

What can be used in place of vermouth in cooking?

there are 2 different types of vermouth, sweet and dry. you can substitute dry vermouth for - White grape juice, white wine vinegar, or non-alcoholic white wine. you can substitute sweet vermouth for - Apple juice, grape juice, balsamic vinegar, non-alcoholic sweet wine, or water with lemon juice.

How many ounces are in a cup of dry vermouth?

8 ounces in a cup.

What is the meaning of dry for bartending?

When someone asks for a 'dry' martini it means that they want a martini with one specific liquor (either on the rocks or up) and with dry vermouth. If someone asks for an 'extra dry' martini it means that they only want the liquor and NO vermouth. I know it sounds backwards, but that is the terminology.

Can you replace vermouth with white wine?

You can, but a dry sherry would be more appropriate.