The Negroni, a classic cocktail utilizing campari. Camillo Negroni (1868-1934) was a Florentine Count who had spent time as a cowboy in the old West and a gambler in New York. When he returned to Florence, in the 1910s, he had the bartender at the Bar Casoni mix these up for him. Recipe: 1 oz. London dry gin, 1 oz. Campari, 1 oz. Italian sweet vermouth
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