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Americano Cocktail

Recipe

  • 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.

History

The Americano was created by Gaspare Campari in the 1860s.