1⁄2 oz Campari
1⁄2 oz Strega
1 twst Orange peel (As garnish)

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


I was inspired by the thought of Campari paired with Strega that worked well in the Count's Swizzle and I decided to riff on it. I ended up taking a Kingston Negroni angle with it but utilized Amontillado sherry to dry out the extra sugar brought to the table by the Strega liqueur. I named it after the only woman pirate in New England and the last woman to be hanged in Boston. More information on her life in the link.

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FRY 2021
Posted by yarm on 10/25/2021
Created by
Frederic Yarm, Somerville, MA
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My first impression was a little cough syrupy in flavor. Got a little better as it went. But, I'd stick with the Kingston Negroni.