The Negroni cocktail. Simple and balanced, it’s considered to be one of the most famous Italian cocktails in the world.
Invented in 1919 by Count Negroni – who asked to add a touch of gin rather than soda to his americano, in honour of hist last trip to London – the cocktail was finally named after the count who adored it. The Negroni is part of the official cocktail list of the IBA (International Bartending Association) and IBA cocktails are prepared all over the world according to this original recipe.
Simple enough to make, 1 part Campari, 1 part Vermouth and 1 part gin. This is a Bundle of all three ingredients, so you can mix up your own cocktails all day long.
- 1 ouncegin
- 1 ouncesweet vermouth
- 1 ounceCampari
- Orange twist or slice, for garnish
Steps to Make It
1. Gather the ingredients.
2. In an old-fashioned glass filled with ice cubes, pour the gin, vermouth, and Campari.
3. Stir well
4. Gently squeeze an orange twist or slice over the glass, then add it as a garnish. Serve and enjoy.