12 Must-Try Bitter Cocktails

Negroni cocktail with orange peel and ice.

Bitter cocktails are a unique and intriguing category of mixed drinks that offer a complex and distinct flavor profile. These cocktails typically feature ingredients like bitter liqueurs, herbs, and citrus, resulting in a bold, slightly sharp taste that sets them apart from sweeter or fruitier options. While some might find the bitterness off-putting at first, many people come to appreciate the depth and sophistication that these cocktails offer. If you’re someone who enjoys exploring new and adventurous flavors, bitter cocktails might be right up your alley. They’re often favored by those with a more refined palate and a taste for the unexpected.

Negroni cocktail with orange peel and ice.

12 Bitter Cocktail Recipes

Yield: 1
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

Discover the bold and complex world of bitter cocktails.


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  2. Gather all the needed ingredients
  3. Prep a bitter cocktail in less than 5 minutes

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12 Must-Try Bitter Cocktails
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