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The Old Pal

The Old Pal

The Old Pal

  • whiskey
  • rye whiskey
  • classic
  • Level: Easy
  • Prep: 3 min
This cocktail is a cousin of the Negroni. The rye gives this drink some sweetness paired with the complex flavors of Campari and smoothed out with dry vermouth. If you like Boulevardiers and Negronis give this a try.



  • Mixing glass
  • Bar spoon
  • Jigger

How to Mix

  1. In a mixing glass, combine rye, vermouth and Campari
  2. Stir with a bar spoon, then strain into an empty cocktail glass
  3. Garnish with a fresh-cut lemon wheel or twist of lemon peel