The spritz is a perfect cocktail for summer, it’s refreshing, easy to drink and can be customized to your taste. Here are three different Spritz recipes to try this summer.
1 – Spritz Aperol
Spritz Aperol is a refreshing and bittersweet cocktail, perfect for summer. It is made with Aperol, Prosecco and sparkling water, and is garnished with a slice of orange.
This classic Italian cocktail is said to have originated in the Veneto region of Italy and has become a popular aperitif across the country. Spritz Aperol is traditionally served in a wine glass or tumbler and is enjoyed as a pick-me-up in the afternoon or before a meal.
The key to making a great Aperol Spritz is to use quality ingredients. Aperol is a bitter liqueur made from oranges, rhubarb and cinchona bark, which gives the cocktail its characteristic bittersweet taste. Prosecco is a dry Italian sparkling wine that needs to be chilled before being added to the mix. Sparkling water adds fizz and keeps the drink from being too sweet.
To make one Aperol SpritzSimply :
- Mix 1 third ofAperol and 1 third of Prosecco in a wine glass or a glass.
- add 1 third sparkling water and stir gently.
- Add ice cubes.
- You can then add a citrus twist or serve the drink as is.
- Garnish with one orange slice and taste!
2 – Spritz Campari
Spritz Campari is a variation of the famous Italian cocktail, Spritz. It is prepared by mixing Campari, Aperol or other similar aperitifs, sparkling white wine and sparkling water. The result is a refreshing and fruity cocktail, perfect for summer evenings.
To prepare a Spritz Campari, start by placing a few ice cubes in a tall glass. Then add a measure of Campari, then a measure of Aperol or another similar aperitif. Fill the rest of the glass with sparkling white wine and top up with sparkling water. Mix well and enjoy!
If you want to change up your classic cocktail routine a bit, Spritz Campari is a good option to try. It’s refreshing, fruity and easy to prepare, making it the perfect drink for summer evenings with friends. Although the Aperol Spritz is probably the most well-known version of the cocktail, feel free to experiment with different types of appetizers to find the one that appeals to you the most. Hello holidays!
3 – Spritz Cinzano
Spritz Cinzano is a refreshing and easy to prepare cocktail, perfect for summer. Made with just four ingredients: Prosecco, Aperol, sparkling water and an orange – this classic Italian drink is both simple and delicious.
To make a Spritz Cinzano, simply mix Prosecco and Aperol in a wine glass at a ratio of three parts Prosecco to one part Aperol. Add some sparkling water and garnish with a slice of orange. There it is done!
This basic recipe can be adapted to your taste. If you prefer sweeter drinks, add a little more Prosecco or Aperol. If you prefer stronger drinks, feel free to add a shot of vodka or gin. And if you’re looking for something even more refreshing, try adding some fresh fruit juices to the mix.
No matter how you prepare it, Spritz Cinzano is sure to be a hit at your next summer gathering. So what are you waiting for? Grab a bottle of Prosecco and try this classic cocktail today!
So there are three different Spritz you can try this summer to change up your routine a bit!
And of course Spritz should be consumed in moderation, alcohol abuse is dangerous to your health.