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Red wine cocktail with garnish

The Perfectly Proportioned Kalimotxo (Calimocho)

Not sure what to do with that tiny splash of leftover red? Add some cola, and you’ve got a Kalimotxo (or Calimocho), Spain’s most popular cocktail. Hailing from the Basque region, the drink has earned a dedicated following worldwide. 


  • 3 ounces red wine
  • 1 ounce cola
  • lemon twist (for garnish)



In rocks glass filled with ice, combine wine and cola. Stir gently. Garnish with lemon twist..