Fernet-Branca Essential Facts
- Fernet-Branca is a traditional Italian digestivo made from a secret mix of herbs including myrrh, saffron, chamomile and gentian.
- The spirit is so popular in Argentina that the brand built a second distillery in Buenos Aires to serve Latin America only. (Fernet-Branca sold in the US is all made in Milan.)
- A shot of Fernet-Branca is often called the “bartender’s handshake” because of its popularity among professional mixologists.
How You Should Drink Fernet-Branca