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The Cardinale cocktail is a classic Italian drink that features Campari, gin, and sweet vermouth. This bold and bitter cocktail is a perfect choice for those who love the complexity of flavors that come with herbal liqueurs. The drink's name, which means "cardinal" in Italian, is a reference to the deep red color of the Campari used in the recipe. Whether enjoyed as an aperitif or a nightcap, the Cardinale is sure to satisfy those who appreciate the bitter and herbaceous flavors of Italian cocktails.

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  1. Fill a mixing glass with ice and add the sweet vermouth, dry gin, and Campari to the mixing glass then stir the ingredients together until well chilled.
  2. Strain the mixture into a rocks glass filled with ice. Garnish with an orange slice or a twist of lemon(optional).

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