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How to make the perfect Napoleon cocktail recipe?
For the Napoleon cocktail fill a shaker with ice.
Add the gin, the dubonnet, the orange curaçao and the fernet branca.
Shake everything well.
Strain your Napoleon cocktail into a nice glass.
The Napoleon is our cocktail of the day on June 18. On that day in 1815 the battle of Waterloo took place where Napoleon and France were defeated by the British forces under Wellington and the Prussian troops under Blucher.