From The Kirkland Tap & Trotter in Somerville, Massachusetts comes The Storm Cloud, a deliciously herbal take on grapefruit soda spiked with Cocchi Americano and Fernet Branca.
'cocchi americano' on Serious Eats
Raines Law Room's modern take on the Savoy original calls on Cocchi Americano, with its spine of quinine. "It dries out your cheeks a little," notes Meaghan Dorman, giving hers a surprisingly illustrative suck. Dorman showed us how to make this tasty cocktail at home.
Here's a good formula: take aromatized or fortified wine, serve on the rocks. Wanna get fancy? Add a splash of soda. (Ok, it's not that fancy. But it is delicious.)