Guinan's Negroni

As El-Aurians in "Star Trek: The Next Generation," Guinan and her people are known for their talent as great listeners—just like those people who make nice things for you behind the stick. Inspired by that notion is this sprightly Negroni riff.

  • 1 oz Brennivin aquavit
  • 1/2 oz Suze apéritif
  • 1/2 oz Montenegro amaro
  • 1 oz Dolin dry vermouth
  • 2 dashes Bittermens Orchard Street celery shrub
  • 2 peels Lemon
  • Garnish: 3 cornflowers
  1. Add all of the ingredients into a mixing glass along with 1 2-inch-by-1-inch piece of lemon peel, and stir over ice.

  2. Serve over a large piece of ice in a double rocks glass.

  3. If you want an extra spacey touch, garnish with 3 cornflowers, express with an additional lemon peel, and serve.

Watch the video: Classic Negroni Cocktail 2 Ways (December 2021).