GIN & TONIC

THE BASICSTHE NOT-SO-BASICSSHOP GIN & TONIC London | 1870s – 1900s 2 oz Old Tom or London Dry gin 4 oz tonic soda Express lemon oil over Garnish: lemon twist Simple doesn’t mean dumb. Two-ingredient Highballs, like any other drink, are done well when one pays attention to the details: measure your pours, use high-quality…

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NEGRONI

THE BASICSTHE NOT-SO-BASICSSHOP NEGRONI Forsco Scarselli, Caffè Casoni | Firenze | 1910s Unknown origin | Italy | 1950s 1 oz sweet vermouth 1 oz Campari 1 oz London Dry gin Garnish: orange wheel The ultimate aperitivo (before-dinner) cocktail, the Negroni has become ubiquitous and triumphant on the winning side of the love/hate battle. For some,…

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