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Americano Cocktail – a Recipe for Negroni without Gin

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The Americano Cocktail is a popular aperitif from Italy. It is something for mild summer afternoons. The interplay of sweet and bitter is wonderfully appetizing, the soda works as a thirst quencher, the alcohol content is not too high.  Apparently the bitter cocktail was originally called Milano-Torino, as the Campari came from Milan and the Vermouth from Turin.  The … Read more Americano Cocktail – a Recipe for Negroni without Gin

Martinez Cocktail – Best Recipe for Martini’s Daddy

The Martinez Cocktail is widely regarded as the great-grandfather of Dry Martini. Despite the fact that it calls for gin or genever, it is undoubtedly a drink based on red vermouth. This clearly distinguishes itself from cocktails like the Manhattan or Vieux Carré. The drink is first mentioned in OH Byron’s The Modern Bartender’s Guide from the … Read more Martinez Cocktail – Best Recipe for Martini’s Daddy

Bamboo Cocktail – the Fresh and Dry Drink from Japan

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Every now and then a drink can be a bit lighter and doesn’t have to come up with a high dose of a spirit. The Bamboo Cocktail is a wonderfully fresh, fairly dry and slightly aromatic drink. The 1:1 mixture of dry sherry and dry vermouth is rounded off with a few Dashes Orange Bitters. Some recipes add Angostura … Read more Bamboo Cocktail – the Fresh and Dry Drink from Japan