Cin Cin! Casa Lever's Retro Italian Cocktail
Credit: Courtesy of Casa Lever; PatrickMcMullan/SipaPress

Madonna helped put New York City's Casa Lever on the map before its official opening when she showed up to help fete pal Penelope Cruz at a party for the premiere of Cruz's film Broken Embraces. The boite features 19 original Andy Warhol portraits, a menu of Italian dishes and classic sips like the Milanese.


  • 1 oz Absolut vodka
  • 1/2 oz amaro (an herbal liqueur)
  • 1/4 oz lemon juice
  • Splash of simple syrup
  • Splash of club soda

Directions:Pour all ingredients over ice in a mixing glass and stir gently. Strain into a champagne glass and serve with a twist of lemon.