Friday, October 27, 2017 - 2:05pm

The Negroni (circa. 1919)
Reportedly created by bartender Fosco Scarselli at Caffe Casoni in Florence, Italy for Count Camillo Negroni when he requested his regular drink, the Americano, be strengthened by replacing the soda water and gin.
35ml/1oz Fords Gin
20ml/0.75oz Campari
20ml/0.75oz Sweet Vermouth
Method: Pour ingredients into an ice-filled tumbler. Stir & enjoy
Garnish: Orange slice “This is a really fine invention. It has the power, rare with drinks and indeed with anything else, of cheering you up” - Sir Kingsley Amis
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