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Negroni - the simplest recipe for the best cocktail

Want to make the best Negroni? From the type of Gin to the sweet vermouth and to the balanced proportions, everything plays a role for this cocktail. Serve it in an old fashioned glass with ice and an orange twist and your pleasure is guaranteed!
Course cocktails, Drinks
Cuisine Italian
Keyword Campari, gin, Negroni, Vermouth
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 186 kcal
Author Makos


  • 1 oz (30 ml) Gin
  • 1 oz (30 ml) Campari
  • 1 oz (30 ml) sweet Vermouth

For serving:

  • ice
  • orange slice


  1. Fill an old fashioned glass with a large piece of ice or 4-5 large ice cubes.
  2. Pour the Gin, the Campari and the sweet Vermouth inside the glass and stir gently until combined and chilled.
  3. Add the orange twist and serve immediately.

Recipe Notes

  • 1 oz is about 2 tablespoons/ 30 grams


Suggested Gins: Tanqueray, Tanqueray N10, Bombay Sapphire, The Botanist 22, Beefeater London dry Gin
Sweet Vermouths: Martini Rosso, Cocchi Torino, Cinzano.
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