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Cocktail recipe: Negroni
© Lucas Allen

Negroni

  • SERVINGS: makes 1 drink

The Negroni was invented in 1925 when Florentine count Camillo Negroni asked a bartender to make his Americano (a mixture of Campari, sweet vermouth and club soda) with gin instead of soda.

  1. Ice
  2. 1 ounce Campari
  3. 1 ounce London dry gin
  4. 1 ounce sweet vermouth
  5. 1 or 2 orange wheels, for garnish
  1. Fill a chilled rocks glass with ice. Add the Campari, gin and Vermouth; stir well. Garnish with the orange wheels.