This cocktail is a variation of the classic Negroni which calls for Rye Whiskey or Bourbon to be substituted for Gin. I prefer to use Rye, but Blanton’s Bourbon adds a dimension to this cocktail that’s hard to beat. This is an easy-drinking cocktail that packs a punch.
Ingredients: 1 ounce Bourbon or Rye Whiskey 1 ounce Campari 1 ounce Sweet Vermouth Lemon Peel for Garnish
Procedure: Pour Bourbon, Campari and Sweet Vermouth into a mixing glass Add ice and stir until well-chilled Strain into chilled cocktail, martini or rocks glass Garnish with Lemon Peel