How to Choose the Right Vermouth: A Flowchart

Bottles of alcohol on a backbar

We already know that the world of vermouth has grown to become incredibly diverse in flavor, production style and provenance. So how, then, to hone in on the ideal bottle for a specific drink? If you're building a vermouth cocktail but feeling overwhelmed by the possibilities, the golden rule is trial and error. But, for those who need help narrowing down the possibilities, we put together a quick and simple flowchart that might steer you in the right direction.

Click the image below for a full-sized view. Happy drinking!


Words and research: Clair McLafferty. Design: Deegan Mundy.

Vermouth Week is Brought to You By: