Classic Negroni Sbagliato

Classic Negroni Sbagliato

Inspired by Bar Basso, Milan, Italy

Classic Negroni Sbagliato | http://saltandwind.com Cocktail folklore has it that this drink, the Negroni Sbagliato, is a mistake or messed up (aka sbagliato) take on the classic cocktail the Negroni. Whe...
Skill
Course
Cuisine
Ingredients
5
Hands-On Time
5 minutes
Total Time
5 minutes
Yield
1
Servings
1
Classic Negroni Sbagliato | http://saltandwind.com
Skill
Beginner
Course
Drinks
Cuisine
Italian
Ingredients
5
Hands-On Time
5 minutes
Total Time
5 minutes
Yield
1
Servings
1
Diet
Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Vegetarian
Classic Negroni Sbagliato | http://saltandwind.com

Cocktail folklore has it that this drink, the Negroni Sbagliato, is a mistake or messed up (aka sbagliato) take on the classic cocktail the Negroni. Whereas the Negroni is a mix of gin, sweet vermouth, and Campari cocktail, it's said that a bartender at Milan's Bar Bass created the Negroni Sbagliato when he used brut sparkling wine instead of gin. However, it went down, it's forever written into the cocktail history book, and, whenever we're in Italy, we turn to it (or a Spritz) for aperitivo (happy hour).

Ingredients

  • ice cubes
  • 1 ounce Campari
  • 1 ounce sweet vermouth
  • 1 ounce brut sparkling wine
  • orange twist

    for garnish

Instructions

Place ice in a rocks glass and add all the liquor and stir. Top with an orange twist and serve.

Footnotes

Food styling and photography by Aida Mollenkamp

http://saltandwind.com/recipes/466-classic-negroni-sbagliato

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