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What is an Aperitif?

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Aperitifs are perfect for serving before a meal.

Aperitifs are perfect for serving before a meal.

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Definition: A refreshing drink typically served before a meal to stimulate the appetite. An Apèritif typically includes gin, vermouth or Campari and includes many of the oldest cocktails.

 

Find recipes for cocktails that make great Apèritifs.

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