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Negroni Cocktail

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Named for Count Camillo Negroni, who, while visiting Caffe Casoni in Florence, Italy one evening in 1919, asked the bartender to add a little zip to his Americano (red Vermouth and Campari) with a splash of gin. A popular new drink was born, the Negroni cocktail.
Ingredients
  Gin 1 1⁄2 Ounce
  Campari 3⁄4 Ounce
  Vermouth 3⁄4 Ounce (Dry or sweet)
  Club soda 1⁄4 Ounce
Directions

MAKING
1. Shake gin, campari, vermouth with cracked ice.
2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
3. Top with club soda.

SERVING
4. Garnish with a lemon or orange twist and serve chilled.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Wine And Drink
Taste: 
Sour
Method: 
Mixing
Drink: 
Cocktail, Gin
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Servings: 
1

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