1 oz Gin
1⁄2 oz Campari
1 ds Absinthe
1 twst Orange peel (As garnish)

Stir with ice, strain into a rocks glass, fill with ice, and garnish with an orange twist.


I was inspired by the Canon Cocktail Books's Remember the Maine riff called the Remember the Alamo that utilized Punt e Mes instead of sweet vermouth. Originally, I wanted to merge both Cherry Heering drinks with a Boulevardier, but gin won out since I could come up with a name. Here, I paid homage both to Count Camillo Negroni and to sinking ships.

Cocktail summary
Picture of Down for the Count (Negroni x Remember the Maine)
FRY 2017
Posted by yarm on 5/27/2020
Created by
Frederic Yarm, Loyal Nine, Cambridge, MA
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