Nothing describes Italy more than the food and drinks that are made there. Apart from the fashion and art, gastronomy is the next extremely rich branch in which they are brilliant. In honor of the summer, Italy and this wonderful, lightly sunny feeling, we present you the classical and cult Italian cocktail – Aperol Spritz.
Aperol Spritz – The Favorite Italian Classic
This favorite Italian cocktail during this summer has become a real refreshment and one of the most popular beverages that is served in the bars and clubs. This refreshing potion is quite simple to prepare, so you will not lose much time combining different ingredients and types of drinks.
- Liqueur Aperol
- Sparkling wine
- Sparkling water
Firstly, you should take some ice cubes and put them in a glass. Therefore, fill about 2/5 from the glass with the Aperol and about 3/5 with sparkling wine. Then, add a sparkling water depending of your taste. So, you drink is almost ready. The last thing that you need to do is to cut the orange into circles and dip them in the glass.
The low alcoholic liqueur is an integral part of this cocktail, and after which he received his name, Aperol Spritz. The liqueur was created in 1919 in Padova, by the Barbieri brothers. They have created a revolutionary idea of an aperitif with only 11% alcohol. However, its popularity grows year after year thanks to its freshness, rich taste and the possibility of mixing it with many other drinks.
So, after these simple tips, nothing can stop you from enjoying this Italian classic with your friends. As you could see, Aperol Spritz is extremely easy for preparing, and it is very, very tasty. Therefore, the only thing that is left for you is to invite your friends and refresh them.