Cocchi Americano

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Cocchi Aperitivo Americano
A bottle of Cocchi Americano Bianco, produced by Giulio Cocchi Spumanti
Type Americano
Manufacturer Giulio Cocchi Spumanti
Country of origin Italy
Introduced 1891
Alcohol by volume 16.5%
Colour Golden
Website Cocchi.Americano

Cocchi Americano (Pronounced: ˈkɔkki ameriˈkano) is an aperitif wine produced by Giulio Cocchi Spumanti in the Asti province of Italy.[1] Cocchi Americano is a variety of Americano.[2] The wine was developed by Giulio Cocchi, and production began in 1891. Cocchi also produces a pink variety of this aperitif, the "Cocchi Americano Rosa", which is slightly more bitter and aromatic than the classic white Cocchi Americano.[3]

Press and awards[edit]

Cocchi Americano is gaining a great popularity in Europe and USA,[4] thanks to its presence in famous cocktail such as James Bond's Vesper Martini,[5] the Corpse Reviver #2 [6] and signature cocktails in some of the best bars in the world.[7]