Italian Delight

Italian Delight Recipe

Italian Delight

In September 2003, Silvio Berlusconi, the former Prime Minister of Italy, addressed traders at the New York Stock Exchange and stated that the best reason to invest in Italy is “we have the most beautiful secretaries in the world”. The comments immediately sparked criticism and protests by female members of the Italian parliament.


  • 1 ounce amaretto
  • 1/2 ounce orange juice
  • 1 1/2 ounces heavy cream


  1. Shake the amaretto, orange juice and heavy cream in a cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Strain the contents of the shaker into a chilled cocktail glass, and serve.
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