Juliet of the Spirits (a cocktail)

April 7, 2016
Juliet of the Spirits (a cocktail)

Author Notes: This one is a tribute to Il Maestro Federico Fellini and his wife Guilieta Massina who once kept an apartment in via Margutta near Piazza del Popolo. This is a rememberance of the glory years of Cinecitta where most of Fellini’s best work was filmed. Amarcord.pierino

Makes: 2 cocktails


  • 1 11.15 oz can San Pelligrino limonata
  • 2 shots Strega*
  • 2 shots Absolut Citron vodka
  • 1 sugar cube
  • splashes dry vermouth (optional)
In This Recipe


  1. Using a cocktail mixer, add the sugar cube and pour the Strega and vodka over it. Add in the vermouth if using.
  2. Pour in the limonata.
  3. Stir, DON’T shake.
  4. *Strega is a complex Italian liquore with some floral components. It's name means "witch".

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ChefJune April 11, 2016
This sounds strangely and dangerously akin to a cocktail I drank in Florence waaaay back in the day. I may have to make this. And I don't have anything in the house for it other than the Vermouth (which is optional).;) Look what you've done, pierino!