Smoky Campfire Negroni

The Smoky Campfire Negroni puts a unique twist on the classic cocktail by incorporating the smoky flavors of mezcal to complement the bitter notes of Campari. This delightful combination creates a balanced and sophisticated drink perfect for any occasion.

Smoky Campfire Negroni

A unique spin on the classic Negroni, the Smoky Campfire Negroni features mezcal for a delightful smoky flavor that perfectly complements the bitterness of Campari.

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Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins


  • 1 oz mezcal
  • 1 oz sweet or semi-sweet red vermouth
  • 1 oz Campari
  • Ice
  • Orange peel for garnish


  1. In a cocktail mixing glass, combine the mezcal, sweet vermouth, and Campari.
  2. Fill the mixing glass with ice and stir continuously for 30 seconds.
  3. Add ice to a lowball or Old Fashioned glass, and strain the drink into the glass.
  4. Use a knife to remove a 1'' wide strip of the orange peel.
  5. Squeeze the orange peel into the drink to release the oils.
  6. Gently run the peel around the edge of the glass, then place it in the glass and serve.