- Fill an old fashioned glass with ice.
- Add 1 oz (30mL) Campari Bitters
- Add 1 oz (30mL) Red Vermouth
- Add splash of Soda Water
- Garnish with Orange Slice
This recipe is according to the official IBA standards as of 2012. Other variations may include a lemon peel or sparkling water in substitution of the soda water.
The Americano was created by Gaspare Campari in the 1860s.