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The Negroni cocktail is a drink that the palate has to learn to like. Adding simple syrup to the drink buffers some of the bitterness. Some folks enjoy adding a couple of ounces of club soda as well.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
5 mins
total:
5 mins
Servings:
1
Yield:
1 cocktail
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Ingredients

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The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Fill a chilled cocktail shaker 3/4-full with ice; add gin, orange aperitif, vermouth, and simple syrup and stir. Strain drink into a martini glass.n

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  • Squeeze the orange peel over the drink and drop into the glass.n

Cook's Note:

Angostura bitters can be added as well for a different flavor. This drink should not be shaken.

Another option for the garnish is to carefully light a match and hold over the glass while squeezing the peel into the drink. Blow out the flame, discard match, and drop peel into the drink.

Nutrition Facts

328 calories; protein 0.1g; carbohydrates 45.7g; sodium 9.5mg. Full Nutrition
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