It's a Toddy, but a Negroni.
It's a Negroni, but a Toddy.
If you haven't tried the steamy version of this classic cocktail, you're missing out. The steam and warm liquids brings out aromas and flavours in ways that a chilled cocktail cannot.
But hot temperature can also make a drink taste harsh, and so I use noticeably less Campari and add a bit of honey to soften.
A boozy dark chocolate covered orange that's perfect for a cold evening.
45 ml Gin
5 ml Campari
20 ml Sweet vermouth
7 ml Honey
(Optional) 2 Dash Chocolate Bitters
40 ml Hot water
Orange or grapefruit twist
Serve in a brandy snifter or a mug.
❶ Measure and pour in Campari, sweet vermouth, and gin.
❷ Add hot water.
❸ Stir in honey and bitters.
❹ Express orange twist.
❺ Cozy up and enjoy.