1⁄2 oz Aperol
1⁄2 oz Sweet vermouth
1 ds Cherry Bitters, Miracle Mile (Sour Cherry)
1 twst Grapefruit peel (as garnish)
1 Cherry (as garnish)

Stir, strain, cocktail, garnish.


Less dry version of the "Rosita (Aperol variation)" found here. The sour cherry bitters are what elevate the drink.

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Created by
Brady Weise
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  • Made with cherry vanilla bitters, which may have compromised the results. For me the flavors didn't sum up to much. Actually got more interesting as it warmed up though.
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