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Negroni

  • SERVINGS: makes 1 drink

Nizza La Bella • Albany, CA

This drink was allegedly born in Italy in the 1920s, when Count Camillo Negroni requested a stronger version of the Americano made with gin in place of club soda.

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  1. Ice
  2. 1 ounce gin
  3. 1 ounce Campari
  4. 1 ounce sweet vermouth
  5. 1 large lemon twist
  1. Fill two-thirds of a pint glass with ice. Add the gin, Campari and sweet vermouth and stir until chilled. Strain into a chilled martini glass. Flame the lemon twist over the drink and drop it in.