Americano Shandy Recipe

In the Americano Shandy recipe, a hoppy lager lends extra depth to the classic combo of bitter Campari and sweet vermouth. This recipe makes 2 cocktails.

1 oz. Campari
1 oz. sweet vermouth
12 oz. lager
Tools: barspoon
Glass: any kind of beer glass

Divide the Campari and vermouth between 2 glasses. Add ice and top up each glass with the beer, stirring gently to mix.

Reprinted with permission from Aperitif: A Spirited Guide to the Drinks, History and Culture of the Aperitif, by Kate Hawkings. Published by Quadrille September 2018.


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