101 Best New Cocktails: Crown Heights Negroni, Del Pedro, Tooker Alley, Brooklyn, USA
“This cocktail was created by Del Pedro, proprietor of Tooker Alley, Brooklyn. Del Pedro was an important, early pioneer of the most recent incarnation of the craft cocktail movement. Sorel Liqueur adds a touch of Caribbean spice to this classic cocktail.” Jackie Summers, Sorel Liqueur, Brooklyn, USA
Recipe Adapted from the book Brooklyn Spirits: Craft Distilling and Cocktails from the World’s Hippest Borough by Peter Thomas Fornatale.
60 ml (2 oz) Tanqueray Malacca Gin
15 ml (.5 oz) Sorel Liqueur
15 ml (.5 oz) Carpano Antica Formula sweet vermouth
15 ml (.5 oz) Campari
1 dehydrated orange slice, as garnish
Stir over ice and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Add the garnish.
gaz sez: Del Pedro is a bartender who, in my opinion, has never received enough credit for his major role in the 21st-century craft cocktail movement. This simple recipe proves his genius.