a fresh orange slice being squeezed into an Aperol spritz

Aperol Spritz Recipe

Sipping an Aperol Spritz is widely popular in Italy for good reason. The tangy earthiness of Aperol pairs perfectly with a slightly sweet and fruity Prosecco, and the citrus burst of orange.

Course cocktail
Cuisine Italian
Keyword aperol, apertif, cocktail, spritz
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 199 kcal


  • 2 ounces Aperol
  • 3 ounces Prosecco
  • 1 ounce soda water
  • 1 orange slice


  1. In a wine or cocktail glass pour the Aperol, Prosecco, and soda water. Fill glass with ice and squeeze in a orange slice. Cheers!

Recipe Notes

In northern Italy, an Aperol Spritz is served with an olive too. Delicious! 

Recipe adapted from Aperol

Nutrition Facts
Aperol Spritz Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 199
% Daily Value*
Sodium 11mg 0%
Potassium 74mg 2%
Total Carbohydrates 17g 6%
Sugars 2g
Vitamin C 8.4%
Iron 1.9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.