Juicy Negroni

A little Cynar (artichoke-and-herb liqueur) gives this drink a subtle herbal flavor. "I named this drink Never Let Me Go because I just love the flavors so much that I wanted to have them forever," says mixologist Matthew Biancaniello.
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never let me go cocktail garnished with orange slice

Recipe by Matthew Biancaniello

Start to Finish: 5 minutes

Servings: makes 2 cocktails


  • 4 oz. blood orange juice

  • 4 oz. Cynar liqueur

  • 1 oz. crème de cassis liqueur

  • 2 dehydrated or fresh blood orange slices


In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, shake the orange juice, Cynar, and crème de cassis. Strain into 2 rocks glasses filled with ice. Garnish with the orange slices.