The Gilded Negroni takes the classic cocktail and gives it a holiday makeover with Christmas Gin. This version sparkles with the golden hues of the gin, adding a festive touch to the robust flavors of sweet vermouth and Campari. It's a simple yet sophisticated choice for the holidays, complete with an orange slice and a star-shaped peel for a subtle nod to the season.
30 ml Christmas Gin
30 ml Sweet Vermouth
30 ml Campari
Orange Slice for garnish
Star-Shaped Orange Peel for garnish
1 Old Fashioned Glass or similar
- Fill the old fashioned glass with ice cubes.
- Pour in 30 ml of Christmas Gin.
- Add 30 ml of Sweet Vermouth for a sweet and aromatic touch.
- Include 30 ml of Campari to impart the classic bitterness and red color.
- Stir the mixture gently to combine and chill the ingredients.
- Garnish with an orange slice, either on the rim or floating on top.
- Add a star-shaped orange peel for a festive and visually appealing touch.
Your Gilded Negroni is ready, blending the unique qualities of Christmas Gin with the familiar taste of a traditional Negroni. The combination of the gin's festive sparkle and the drink's deep flavors makes it a great choice for holiday gatherings or a quiet winter evening. It's a straightforward yet elegant cocktail, capturing the spirit of the season in every sip.