Suffragette Martini

It’s the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, which guaranteed and protected women’s constitutional right to vote.

Raise a glass to celebrate the passage of what marked the largest expansion of democracy in the history of our country with the cocktail below.

Ingredients:suffragette martini women's suffrage
1 oz Pomp & Whimsy Gin Liqueur
1 oz Vodka
1 oz Dry Vermouth

Combine ingredients in a mixing glass or cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Stir well to chill. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Twist a piece of lemon peel over the drink for aromatics and use the twist as a garnish.

For more information on how the suffrage movement intersects with the temperance movement, be sure to read Pomp & Whimsy Founder & CEO Dr. Nicola Nice’s essay.

Recipe courtesy of Pomp & Whimsy.
Photo Credit: T.J. River, Pomp & Whimsy.