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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MANHATTAN

THE BASICSTHE NOT-SO-BASICSSHOP MANHATTAN New York (1910s) 2 dashes Angostura bitters 1 oz sweet vermouth 2 oz overproof rye whiskey Optional: express orange oil over Garnish: cherry Vermouth arrived in New York City in the 1840s and ’50s with a wave of European immigrants, and by the 1870s it was the hot ingredient in cocktails.…

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