The Negroni is a bittersweet classic cocktail featuring Campari. Its refreshing flavors are cherry and citrus, with a bitter finish. It's kind of a love or hate cocktail, but it can become addictive.
The Boulevardier drink recipe with whiskey, Campari and sweet vermouth.
Drink recipe for the Crimson Cocktail, a surprisingly sweet gin-based cocktail featuring ruby port, along with some citrus juice and grenadine.
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Martinez Cocktail Recipe: - 2 Dashes Orange Bitters - 1 oz Gin - oz Sweet Vermouth - Maraschino Glass: Chilled Cocktail/ Martini Ice: None Method: Stir and julep strain Garnish: Lemon zest
The Whiskey Bomb drink recipe adds a touch of sweetness to Scotch, and balances that with dashes of bitters. The spicy-sweet notes bring out wonderful flavors from the Scotch - even with an inexpensive Scotch.
Jasmine Cocktail with twist Recipe: 1 oz Gin oz Fresh-squeezed lemon juice oz Campari Glass: Chilled cocktail or Martini Ice: None Method: Stir and strain Garnish: Lime or lemon spiral
Grapefruit Negroni: Add 1/4 ounce of grapefruit juice and substitute the orange peel with a grapefruit peel. 1 part gin, 1 part Campari (or Aperol), 1 part sweet vermouth (like Martini & Rossi or Carpano Antica). In a mixing glass, add ingredients and stir over ice. Strain into a rocks glass with or without ice. Peel a wide strip of orange and squeeze over the glass for aroma. Add to the glass as garnish.
The Hanky Panky Cocktail is a classic that dates back to at least the The flavor is hard to describe - bitter orange with mint and hints of spice. This version features Fernet Branca, a bitter.
The Fox River Cocktail is bourbon based with a significant hint of chocolate, and some bitters to blend it all together. It's an unusual flavor, but it can become addictive. Be sure to use a moderate quality, drinkable bourbon.
The C&T Cocktail was suggested by one of our readers, Michael Julian, who created it with a friend. It's based on the Cranberry Gin, but to that delicious combination, it adds flavors of orange and lime.
The Robin's Nest cocktail is one of those divine taste sensations that make you not care that it's reddish-pink. The mix of cranberry juice and creme de cacao is one of those things that was meant to be.
Pimm's Cup is actually more a punch than a cocktail. It starts with Pimm's No. 1 Cup, a gin-based, low alcohol spice and citrus spirit. Then you add fruit and veggie chunks, and more gin if you like.
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The classic Gimlet cocktail recipe balances gin with sweetened lime juice. I've included a couple of different recipes, depending on whether you want to use Rose's lime or fresh squeezed lime juice. Both are delicious.
Lemon Schnapps oz Triple Sec oz. Sprite (or Citrus fruit wheel for garnish Method Combine the 4 alcohols into an ice filled cocktail shaker. Cover, shake well, and strain into a .
THE JASMINE oz Gin oz Campari (bitter apéritif) oz Cointreau oz fresh Lemon Juice >Garnish: a Lemon twist