How to make an Aperol Spritz | Now confirmed as THE drink of Summer 2016

How to make an Aperol Spritz

Keep calm and order an Aperol Spritz.

Just because it’s no longer Summer, does not mean we cannot enjoy a refreshing Aperol Spritz. Easily one of the most widespread and commonly drunk aperitif’s in the world. It’s a traditional ice-breaker and symbol of a lively atmosphere. So it’s essential you know how to make one!

What you need:

– 60ml Aperol
– 90ml of Prosecco
– 30ml (splash) of soda water
– An orange wedge to garnish

Aperol Spritz: How to make

Ready to Spritz? How to make:

  1. Firstly pour the Aperol into a wine glass with a small handful of ice
  2. Then add the Prosecco
  3. Add a dash of soda water
  4. Garnish the glass with an orange wedge (feel free to pop into the glass as opposed to on the side – to let the orangey flavour infuse into your cocktail)
  5. Enjoy and pretend you’re in Europe

Aperol Spritz

For those who don’t know:

Aperol is a magical infusion of bitter and sweet oranges. It’s bright orange in colour and has a unique taste, made from a secret unchanged recipe.

  • Nose: zesting orange and herbal scents with a touch of vanilla
  • Body: intense orange with a herbal and woody body
  • Texture: velvety and rounded with long-lasting orange
  • Backtaste:  typical herbal bitterness


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