Definition of vermouth
: a dry or sweet aperitif wine flavored with aromatic herbs and often used in mixed drinks
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Mezcal serves as the base spirit, joined by Punt e Mes vermouth, Luxardo bitters and Kummel liqueur.
Its bourbon Negroni is made with the Spanish vermouth, Yzaguirre Rojo Reserva, for some ripe fruit and spicy notes, with a jolt of coffee tincture.
For the punch: Combine 3 cups of the shrub, the vodka and vermouth in a large mixing bowl, stirring to incorporate, then pour into a large pitcher.
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Origin and Etymology of vermouth
VERMOUTH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of vermouth for English Language Learners
: a type of wine that is flavored with herbs and spices and often mixed with other alcoholic drinks
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