Pilgrim Cocktail

Pilgrim Cocktail recipe with rum, orange juice, orance curacao, pimento liqueur, lime and Angostura bitters.

The Pilgrim Cocktail is a sweet and spicy rum-based cocktail. The most uncommon ingredient in it is the pimento liqueur, which is a traditional Jamaican liqueur which tastes something like cinnamon and nutmeg with a hint of clove. I would describe the flavor of this drink as "spiced orange." The … [Read more...]

Matcha Pisco

Matcha Pisco drink recipe: Pisco Porton, matcha green tea, orange curacao, pineapple, tarragon, lemon, egg white

The Matcha Pisco cocktail was submitted to me on behalf of Craig Tabandera, Beverage Director at SUSHISAMBA, a Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian fusion restaurant in New York City. While the restaurant will be serving this and other Pisco-based cocktails on February 7, World Pisco Sour Day, those of … [Read more...]

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Perfect Margarita

Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Perfect Margarita recipe - Cuervo 1800, Cuervo White, Bols Triple Sec, Bols Curacao, Rose's Lime

If you're wasting away in Margaritaville, Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Perfect Margarita is just the drink you need. This margarita recipe blends gold and white tequilas with triple sec, curacao and Rose's lime juice. The resulting flavor is the same as a traditional margarita, except better. It's … [Read more...]

Red Rudolph

Red Rudolph drink recipe - Orance Guracao, Cinnamon Schnapps, Vodka, Cranberry

The Red Rudolph cocktail is indeed named after that famous reindeer. And while it's a great choice for Christmas time or cold weather, you shouldn't let that stop you from enjoying it any time. This drink is served warm, and features the flavors of orange, cinnamon and cranberry. It's great … [Read more...]


Charmer drink recipe - Scotch, Orange Curacao, Dry Vermouth, Bitters

The Charmer cocktail flavors scotch with a touch of orange curacao, dry vermouth and orange bitters. The result is a lightly fruity, lightly oaken (depending on the scotch you use) and slightly spicy taste. This is definitely a drink to be savored. The flavors are fairly complex, even when … [Read more...]

Vodka Cobbler

Vodka Cobbler drink recipe - Vodka, Orange Curacao, Gomme Syrup, Fruit Garnish

The Vodka Cobbler isn't actually an alcohol doused pie, though you'd be forgiven for thinking so from the name. This drink is mainly just orange in flavor. It gets its name from the garnish, which is basically any fruits you want to throw at it. I guess that's sort of the idea behind a … [Read more...]

Parisian Blend

Parisian Blend drink recipe - Dark Rum, Orange Curacao, Heavy Cream

The Parisian Blend cocktail tastes like oranges and cream. It's a mellow drink that I always want to put in the same class as cold coffee drinks, even though there's nothing of coffee in this one. This drink makes a very nice aperitif, or you can save it for after dinner and think of it as a … [Read more...]


Foxtrot drink recipe - Rum, Orange Curacao, Lime Juice

The Foxtrot is a white cocktail with a mild citrus flavor of orange and lime. It's a very mild, easygoing cocktail that's hard to dislike. This is a cocktail that doesn't try too hard. It just tastes good and has a nice kick to it. It's great as an accompaniment to a meal because it goes with … [Read more...]

Blond Moment

Blond Moment drink recipe - Bacardi Limon, Curacao, Grenadine, Sour Mix, Soda Water

The Blond Moment is a light golden brown cocktail (hence the name). It's a fun, easy-going drink. The dominant flavor is citrus, with a hint of the deeper berry flavor of grenadine. This drink is a great alternative to a traditional margarita or a whiskey sour - perfect for a night out, or … [Read more...]

Full Moon

Full Moon cocktail recipe with orange curacao and amaretto.

The Full Moon cocktail is very simple, with just two delicious liqueurs: amaretto and orange curacao. The sweetness of the almond flavor mellows the tartness of the orange without dulling the citrus notes too much. Enjoy a Full Moon as a dessert replacement, a nightcap, or anytime you feel … [Read more...]

Soho Martini

Soho Martini recipe: vanilla vodka, orange curacao, orange bitters

The Soho Martini has a light orange and vanilla flavor, but if that makes you think "Dreamsicles," stop. This is not a candy drink. It's not even very sweet. It's a real, grown-up drink, not a "candy 'tini." And it delivers a gentle relaxing buzz instead of ice cream pains. The Soho Martini … [Read more...]

Azteca Cocktail

Azteca Cocktail recipe: Creme de Cacao, Kahlua, Curacao, Tequila

The Azteca Cocktail is one of those very rich, very delicious Kahlua cocktails. But instead of Kahlua's usual partner in crime - Bailey's - this drink adds something special: a dash of orange curacao. Along with that you get some creme de cacao, so the overall flavor is mocha with a hint of … [Read more...]