How Fernet Took Over Argentina
Argentina consumes so much of the polarizing liqueur that it has Fratelli Branca's only distillery outside of Italy.
Natalie B. Compton
Fernet-Branca Was Once a ‘Cure’ for Cholera
I was granted a conversation with the Vice President of Fernet-Branca, Niccolò Branca, who offered some rare insight into its composition and surprising history.
The Easiest Hangover Cure from One of the World's Best Chefs
According to Fergus Henderson, you just need two ingredients and some ice. It's magic.
Grasshopper Cocktail Recipe
What's better than a cocktail? One that has ice cream in it.
Fernet-Branca Now Has Its Own Craft Beer and It Sounds Pretty Good
If you like bitters, bitter beer, and bitter people rolling their eyes when you say you like Fernet and craft beer, this brew is for you.
A Beginner’s Guide to Drinking Bitters
Sother Teague of New York City's Amor Y Amargo gives me a crash course on amaros, fernets, and other bitter forms of booze that can save you from yourself.
This Fernet Milkshake Is the Best Summer Drink You've Never Had
Nearly every libation tastes better in slushie form, especially this minty, milky, vintage cocktail named the Grasshopper from Pépé Le Moko in Portland, Oregon.
The Black Pearl Recipe
Add a dash of squid ink to your cocktail, along with some Fernet Branca and rum, and you'll be feeling like you're sailing the high seas.
Channel Your Inner Goth with This Squid Ink Cocktail
You may not see Robert Smith sipping piña coladas on a Cancun sun lounger, but that doesn’t mean goths can't enjoy a summer cocktail.
Award Season Is All About the Popcorn and Cocktails
This truffled popcorn, Cinnamon Toast Crunch popcorn, and fancy gin-based cocktail are all perfect for watching (or not watching) the Oscars.
The Perpetual Sunrise Cocktail Recipe
This Fernet-based cocktail from Brooklyn's Nitehawk Cinema feels extra classy with a quick spritz of Green Chartreuse to tie it all together.
Fergus Henderson Has Perfected the Art of All-Day Drinking
St. John founder and cheffing legend Fergus Henderson has a carefully honed drinking regime, starting with a morning Fernet Branca and ending with an “uplifting” gin and tonic.