Giorgio Apéro at home
Cocktail Recipes by Team F&S

Apr 02, 2020 | Posted in Work culture

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Let's organize our own Giorgio Apéro at home! Belly up to the bar and make your own Negroni or Old Fashioned. Our F&S Team will share easy Cocktail Recipes to start the weekend off right! Who said that #QuarantineLife isn't that fun?


Giorgio Apéro at home: Cocktail recipes

"One of the classics which is great for either before, during or after the meal."

Negroni, the choice of Robin, our Clan Lead The Netherlands:

Recipe:

Glass: Tumbler

30ml of Campari

30ml of Bombay Sapphire dry gin

30ml of Martini red vermouth (riserva speciale rubino if you can)

Stir over ice for 10 seconds, add fresh cubes and add a slice of orange zest, cheers!

Negroni

"Easy to make and makes your night much longer."

The Espresso Martini of our Business Developer, Nicolas:

Recipe:

You need a Martini glass + shaker.

Add in the shaker:

4,5cc vodka

1,5cc kahlua (= Coffee liquor)

1,5cc liquid cane sugar

1 espresso

Lots of Ice cubes.

SHAKE SHAKE SHAKE - a bit longer

Serve in the glass without the ice cubes and decorate with three coffee beans!

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"Because classics are classics for a reason."

Old Fashioned, the choice of Esger, our Sales Manager:

Ingredients:

Ingredients:

1 sugar cube (or 1 bar spoon simple syrup)

2 dashes Angostura bitter

2 cc rye or bourbon

1 Orange twist

1 Maraschino cherry

Recipe:

Step 1:

Muddle the sugar cube and bitters with one bar spoon of water at the bottom of a chilled rocks glass. (If using simple syrup, combine bitters and one bar spoon of syrup.) Add rye or bourbon. Stir.

Step 2:

Add one large ice cube, or three or four smaller cubes. Stir until chilled and properly diluted, about 30 seconds. Slip orange twist on the side of the cube.

Old Fashioned

"Because it’s just the perfect drink for sunny crazy apéro’s!"

Vodka Watermelon by our Events Lead, Julie:

Ingredients for 4 glasses:

Vodka

½ fresh watermelon

1 teaspoon agave sirup

Juice of 2 limes

Ice cubes

Recipe:

Step 1: In your blender, mix the watermelon flesh together with agave sirup, lime juice and ice cubes.

Step 2: Pour 5cl Vodka in each glass and add the fresh watermelon juice.

Enjoy!

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"Brings back good Latino travel memories and is a perfect refreshing cocktail!"

Pisco Sour by our Events Lead, Laura:

Ingredients for 1 person:

6 cl Pisco

4 cl fresh lemonjuice

2 cl sugar sirop

1 egg white

6 Ice cubes

2 dashes of Chuncho bitters or Angostura Bitters

Step 1: Put the Pisco, sugar water, lime juice, bitters and egg white in a mixing glass. This cocktail is shredded dry, without ice. Put the ingredients together with the spiral of the strainer in the shaker and shake long and vigorously.

Step 2: Open the shaker, add ice cubes and shake vigorously again. Remove the ice from the pre-cooled glass and pour the Pisco Sour into the glass via a strainer.


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