A century ago, the cocktail achieved perfection.
In 2019, the Negroni turned 100 years old, and it's more popular than ever. According to legend, Count Camillo Negroni asked his bartender in Florence to stiffen an Americano by replacing the soda water with gin. The world never looked back.
With its cosmically simple 1:1 ratio, its balance of bitter and sweet, its pleasant kick, its aura of sophistication, the Negroni has bewitched cocktail lovers ever since.
The Negroni will give readers insight into the drink's origins in Italy, and the tools to make over 20 simple variations from drink experts and bartenders around the world.
Included will be details on garnish, bitters, tools, glassware; a section on the importance of the vermouth used; interviews with bartenders from around the world; where to get the best Negroni; and so much more.
Height: 20.9 cm
Width: 14.6 cm
Depth: 1.6 cm