A term that usually describes a cocktail that containsequal parts of both sweet and dry vermouths.
A pony is equal to one ounce.
A Portuguese wine that is fortified with brandy and is produced in the Douro region of Portugal.
In the United States, the alcohol content of a beverage expressed by degree and based on 200 degrees equaling 100 percent. Therefore, 80-proof vodka is 40 percent alcohol by volume. Other countries use different scales and because of the confusion this presents, bottlings of current products express the alcohol content as the percentage by volume.