3 Negroni Cocktail Twists You Cannot Miss

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If you are a fan of Negroni cocktails then you must try these delectable variations. Negroni is a timeless classic that’s been the favourite of cocktail connoisseurs for over a century. It is a simple and easy-to-mix cocktail that packs delightful flavours. Made with the classic combination of gin, sweet vermouth and bitters, all mixed in equal proportions. But, if you want to take a step ahead and experiment with flavours, we have got 3 delicious cocktail recipes for you to try. These twists on the classic Negroni will surely linger on your palate long after you take the sip! 

Negroni Cocktail Variations To Try

1. Boulevardier Cocktail Recipe

Boulevardier Cocktail
The classic gin cocktail gets a whisky twist! Boulevardier is an elegant version of Negroni, made with whisky, sweet vermouth and bitters. You can easily experiment with the spirits in this one. If you want, you can use bourbon or rye whisky as well. This cocktail recipe features the finest Johnnie Walker Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky. Boulevardier is a warm and cosy cocktail. Winter nights or spirited house parties, this one’s perfect to lift the mood. Here’s the cocktail recipe for you to try:

Ingredients
- Johnnie Walker Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky - 25ml
- Italian Aperitif Bitters - 25ml
- Sweet Vermouth - 25ml
- Orange Twist - 1
- Ice

Method
- Grab a mixing glass and fill it with ice
- Measure and pour Johnnie Walker Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky, bitters and sweet vermouth into the mixing glass
- Stir well to combine
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into a rocks glass
- Twist an orange peel over the drink to express its oil and drop it into the glass to garnish.

2. Captain Morgan Negroni

Captain Morgan
This rum-based Negroni cocktail takes the classic flavours to a whole new level. To truly accentuate the flavours, choose a spiced rum. However, if you have Captain Morgan Original Rum in your home bar, it should work just fine. Captain Morgan Negroni is a perfect cocktail to get your party started! Here’s the cocktail recipe for you to try:

Ingredients
- Captain Morgan Rum - 25ml
- Sweet Vermouth - 25ml
- Italian Aperitif Bitters - 25ml
- Orange Twist - 1
- Ice

Method
- Grab a mixing glass and fill it with ice
- Measure and pour Captain Morgan Rum, sweet vermouth and bitters into the mixing glass
- Stir well to combine the ingredients
- Prepare a rocks glass by placing a block of ice (or an ice sphere) in it
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture from the mixing glass into the prepared glass
- Twist an orange over the drink to express its oils and drop it into the glass to garnish.

3. Cranberry Negroni Cocktail Recipe

Cranberry Negroni
This is a fruity version of the classic cocktail that will tease your taste buds with its sweet and tart flavours. Gin, bitters, and vermouth mingle with the delightful cranberry juice beautifully creating a refreshing and vibrant cocktail. Perfect for any occasion, this drink will surely add a splash of colour and flavour to your moments. Here’s the cocktail recipe featuring Tanqueray No TEN Gin for you to try:

Ingredients
- Tanqueray No TEN Gin - 25ml
- Italian Aperitif Bitters  - 25ml
- Dry Vermouth - 25ml
- Fresh Cranberry Juice - 25ml
- Orange Twist - 1
- Ice

Method
- Grab a cocktail shaker and fill it with ice
- Measure and pour Tanqueray No TEN Gin, bitters, and dry vermouth into the shaker
- Next, add fresh cranberry juice to the shaker
- Shake vigorously to combine
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into a chilled cocktail glass or a rocks glass
- Twist an orange peel over the drink to express its oils and drop it into the glass to garnish.

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