5 Incredible Italian Cocktails

5 Incredible Italian Cocktails

Italians sure know how to drink and with the New Year right around the corner, cocktail prep is an essential part in bringing in this holiday the right way! We know Italians love to have a good drink and enjoy them among friends and family. What better way to do this than drinking Italian cocktails to bring in 2018 the right way. Italian culture is filled with amazing wine, art, food, family, and of course great adult beverages! Get ready to ‘WOW’ your family with some of these great recipes!


  1. Bellini

Add 1.5 oz of Peach Purée to champagne flute and fill remainder of the glass with Prosecco. Top with a slice of peach for garnish

 

  1. Rossini

Add 1.5oz of Strawberry Purée to champagne flute and fill remainder of the glass with Prosecco. Top with strawberry slice for garnish.


  1. Aperol Spritz


Fill a wine glass with 2/10 Aperol and 8/10 Prosecco. Top with a splash of soda water and orange slice


  1. Negroni

Add 1oz of Compari, 1oz, of Gin and 1oz of Sweet Vermouth to a rocks glass. Stir until cold and top with a thin orange twist.


  1. Limonchello Lemonade

In a cocktail shaker combine 1oz of limoncello, 1oz of vodka, 4oz of soda, .5 oz of simple syrup and fresh squeezed lemon juice. Fill shaker 2/3 full with ice, then stir for 10-15 seconds, strain and serve. Top with lemon slice for garnish

Enjoy this opportunity to play bartender and explore your Italian heritage just in time for the holiday. I bet your Nonna and Nonno will be highly impressed!