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Embrace La Dolce Vita: Resy’s Guide to New York’s Italian Aperitivo Spots


The word is out on aperitivo as the classiest, most delicious way to ease into dinner. Italy’s version of happy hour, aperitivo features libations to whet your appetite (such as spritzes made with Aperol or amaro, Negronis, and Prosecco) paired with light snacks that are salty, fried, crackly, or all of the above. But you don’t have to travel to Italy to experience this treasured pastime; indulge right here in New York.