- a cocktail made from sweet vermouth, gin, and bitters.
Origin of negroni
1945–50; < Italian, said to be after a nobleman named Negroni, who first made the drink circa 1935
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Examples from the Web for negroni
Will asking for a barrel-aged Negroni help to nurture some European class?Nationalism on Four Wheels
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Meyerbeer and Berlioz composed the music for the song which was sung at the supper given by the Princess Negroni.Victor Hugo: His Life and Works
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Act II is laid in the Negroni palace, and is the scene of the banquet, which has already been described.The Complete Opera Book
It was, apparently, a ruse to put Negroni off the scent, who from time to time asked us to explain what we were talking about.
The Abbé Negroni's pupil succeeded in holding a secret correspondence with his beloved.