This week we have lovely photo taken by @samprock of a bartender pouring some Aperol.
WHAT IS APEROL?
Aperol is an Italian Drink made of gentian, rhubarb, and cinchona, and a few other ingredients.
It is an Italian Apéritif, (a drink, typically alcoholic, that are normally served before a meal).
Spritz Veneziano is a cocktail predominantly poured in Northern Italy and is orange colour and made from a combination of sweet liqueur and fizzy Prosecco. Aperol Spritz is traditionally served in a wine glass with ice and a small slice of orange.
What you will need:
A chilled bottle of Prosecco
A bottle of Aperol
How to make the perfect cocktail:
- Fill the wineglasses with ice
- Combine Prosecco followed by Aperol in equal parts
- Add a splash of soda
- Add aslice of orange