What does a Negroni cocktail taste like?
Negroni cocktail

A Negroni cocktail has a strong, bitter flavour. It is made with equal parts of gin, Campari, and sweet vermouth. The flavour is slightly sweet and herbal with hints of citrus and spices.

It is usually paired with salty and savoury snacks such as olives or nuts. The cocktail is popular with gin lovers, as well as cocktail connoisseurs and adventurers.

Negroni cocktail ingredients

The Negroni cocktail is a simple and classic Italian aperitif cocktail made with equal parts gin, Campari, and sweet vermouth.

  • Gin: Gin gives the Negroni its base flavour and provides a juniper-forward flavour.
  • Campari: Campari adds a bitter, herbal flavour.
  • Sweet Vermouth: Sweet vermouth adds a sweet, herbal flavour and helps to balance out the bitterness of the Campari.

The combination of these three ingredients creates an unforgettable flavour that is perfect for aperitifs or after dinner drinks.

Follow this easy cocktail recipe to make a Negroni at home.