How To Make A Spaghetti Western Cocktail

Bar manager Luke Graham at a Somerville speakeasy called Saloon was inspired by a roommate’s movie-viewing habits and thought of the name before he worked out the ingredients of this cocktail.

The Spaghetti Western pays homage to iconic gunslinger Clint Eastwood’s legendary character – The Man with No Name.

“It’s a great drink for someone who likes a Negroni or a Manhattan but wants to get something a little bit different,” Graham told

Spaghetti Western


1 ounce High West Double Rye Whiskey
½ ounce Luxardo Aperitivo
½ ounce Amaro Meletti
½ ounce Cocchi Americano
1 dash Fee Brothers Whiskey Barrel-Aged Bitters
Lemon peel, for garnish

Combine ingredients in mixing glass with ice and stir until chilled. Strain into rocks glass and garnish with lemon peel.