Smoky Citrus Negroni

A smoky and bold twist on the classic Negroni, the Smoky Citrus Negroni combines the earthy flavors of mezcal with the sweetness of vermouth and the bitterness of Campari. The cocktail is expertly balanced, delivering a complex and satisfying drinking experience.

Smoky Citrus Negroni

A bold and smoky riff on the traditional Negroni recipe, the Smoky Citrus Negroni is a perfect balance of mezcal, sweet vermouth, and Campari, with a refreshing hint of orange zest.

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Prep Time 3 mins
Total Time 3 mins


  • 1 oz Mezcal
  • 1 oz Sweet Vermouth
  • 1 oz Campari
  • 1 Orange zest (for garnish)


  1. Fill a mixing glass with plenty of ice.
  2. Add the mezcal, sweet vermouth, and Campari to the mixing glass.
  3. Stir the ingredients for about 20 seconds, or until the drink is thoroughly chilled.
  4. Strain the mixture into a rocks glass over a large ice cube.
  5. Squeeze the orange twist over the glass to release its essential oils, then discard it into the drink.