- Old Fashioned glass
- 60 ml dry gin
- 15 ml dry vermouth
- 15 ml Contratto bitter
- 1 lemon or orange wheel (to garnish, optional)
- Fill in the glass with ice cubes.
- Pour in the gin, vermouth and Contratto bitter. Stir gently.
- Garnish with a lemon or an orange wheel.
What are the best gin cocktails?
If you like a gin cocktail like the Cardinale cocktail, we also have a roundup of the 10 best gin cocktails, it’s not official, but we think you’ll find the list quite inspiring!
What is an aperitif?
The word Aperitif was originally used by the French to refer to an alcoholic drink to be consumed before dinner. Some popular examples of an aperitif are; the French Martini, Dubonnet, Vesper Martini, Negroni or the Aperol Spritz.