A refreshing blend of Campari, red vermouth and soda.
The perfect Italian union. created in café Campari, Milan, 1915.

Campari, Red Vermouth, Soda

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Campari Americano Classic Cocktail

Campari Americano

  • Ingredients
  • 25ml Campari
  • 25ml Cinzano 1757 Rosso
  • Soda Water
  • Lemon peel


Fill a tall glass with ice, pour in the spirits, add a splash of soda water and garnish with a fresh lemon peel.


Campari Americano

Born in 1915, the Americano is based on the Milano-Torino and shares a similar composition of equal parts bitter and sweet, here with an added splash of soda water and garnished with lemon peel. Legend has it that the name celebrated Primo Carnera, the first Italian to win a heavyweight boxing title in New York. It is also thought to honour the American soldiers and tourists of the time who enjoyed adding soda to their Milano-Torino cocktails for a lighter, more familiar touch.

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