The White Flag is a layered cocktail. Unlike a lot of layered cocktails, such as the B52, this one just uses two liqueurs, which makes it much less intimidating to pour. In fact, you can almost accidentally layer a White Flag without even meaning to. In a lot of cocktail recipes that call for Baileys, I use Carolan's instead, but when it comes to layered drinks, the two … [Read more...]
For a quick drink you can pour easily, you can't beat shots. Some are meant to be chugged, but many are delicious enough to sip them like a standard cocktail.
Online, you'll find quite a few variations on the B52 shot cocktail. The classic recipe layers Kahlua, then Baileys Irish Cream, and then Grand Marnier on top. The flavor is described by some bartenders as a little like caramel. What does the B52 taste like? This shot is a subtle blend of coffee, orange, cream and whiskey flavors. There's no single flavor which stands … [Read more...]