East Side Negroni
Barrel-Aged East Side Gin (1 ounce): This gin, aged in oak barrels, adds a layer of sophistication with its smooth, complex flavors and a hint of woody notes.
Campari (1 ounce): A staple in any Negroni, Campari brings its iconic bitter yet sweet profile, giving the cocktail its distinctive character. Substitute Aperol for a new negroni experience!
Carpano Antica Formula Vermouth (1 ounce): This vermouth is known for its rich, aromatic qualities, perfectly complementing the gin and Campari.
Combine the Barrel-Aged East Side Gin, Campari, and Carpano Antica Formula Vermouth in a mixing glass filled with ice.
Stir the mixture until well-chilled, ensuring that the flavors meld together harmoniously.
Strain the cocktail into a rocks glass over quality ice, which will maintain the drink's temperature without diluting its robust flavors too quickly.
Garnish with an orange peel, adding a citrusy aroma and a touch of elegance to the presentation.
Each sip reveals the depth and complexity of the Barrel-Aged East Side Gin, balanced by the bittersweet Campari and the aromatic vermouth. It's a drink that's both timeless and contemporary, perfect for any occasion that calls for a touch of sophistication.