The third cocktail in our series highlighting the cocktails to be featured at Spirit of Italy’s Aperitivo Italiano at Tales of the Cocktail is the Ridotto.
3⁄4 oz. (22ml) Fragolí Toschi
1 1⁄2 oz. (45ml) Berry-flavored Vodka infused with Rhubarb
1 oz. (30ml) Fresh Lime-based Sweet ‘n Sour
1 Barspoon of Balsamic Vinegar
3 Whole Strawberries sliced
Method: Place the sliced strawberries in a mixing glass and muddle. Add the rest of ingredients and shake with ice. Double strain into a cocktail glass.
Garnish: Fresh basil leaf.