A play on the Vesper sans gin, the Golden Lady is Grey Goose Ambassador Earlecia Richelle’s go-to Martini variation. Lillet adds a soft bitter note while Benedictine layers in an herbaceous round quality. Expressed orange peel brings it all together with a poppy bright note. Add all ingredients to a mixing glass with ice.
- 2 1/2 ounces Grey Goose vodka
- 1/4 ounce Lillet Blanc
- 1/4 ounce Benedictine
Garnish: orange twist, expressed
- Add all ingredients to a mixing glass with ice.
- Stir and strain in a chilled small Martini glass or Nick & Nora-style cocktail glass.
- Garnish with an expressed orange twist.