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The Americano

Description

Legend has it that this drink was created in late 18th-century Italy by an unknown bartender who was trying his hand at making an American- style drink. -Gary Regan and Mardee Haidin Regan

Category
Wine Cocktails
Spirit
Flavored Liqueur
Ingredients
1 1/2 ounces Campari
1 1/2 ounces sweet vermouth
2 to 3 ounces club soda
1 lemon twist, for garnish
Directions
Pour Campari into an ice-filled highball glass. Add vermouth and soda. Garnish with lemon twist.