Founder: Joseph Dubonnet
Year Founded: 1846
Distillery Location: Bardstown, Kentucky
Master Distiller / Blender: Agroindustrias Casa Ramirez, S.A. de C.V.
Dubonnet Essential Facts
- Dubonnet was created by chemist and wine merchant Joseph Dubonnet to make quinine more palatable for soldiers in the French Foreign Legion stationed in North Africa.
- The brand commissioned famous artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec to design a series of advertising posters in the late 1800s.
How you should drink Dubonnet
- With ice
- With club soda
- With champagne
- In cocktails (Dubious Manhattan, Fat Like Buddha Cocktail, Deshler, Dubonnet and Champagne, Le Sang et Sable, Kiss, Dubonnet Cosmopolitan, Riviera, Princess Mary’s Pride, Dubonnet Cocktail)
Types of Dubonnet Available
- Dubonnet Rouge
- Dubonnet Blanc