M&M Cocktail

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The M&M cocktail is exactly what you’d expect: a candy drink that tastes a lot like an M&M in a glass. But it’s not just chocolate liqueurs or anything so obvious.

 

You wouldn’t expect a drink containing frangelico to taste like an M&M. But if you think about it, there’s a bit more to the flavor of an M&M that just chocolate.

And the hazelnut flavor in frangelico is rather subtle – it just adds a rich sweetness to the creme de cacao.

This is a fun little shot that’s much too tasty for chugging. You can also pour a longer version of it to sip and savor. It makes a fabulous dessert drink!

M&M cocktails against pink background

 

You can actually use dark or light creme de cacao – the former makes the drink a darker brown while the latter makes it more amber. They both taste the same.

The M&M cocktail is exactly what you'd expect from the name: a candy drink that tastes a lot like an M&M in a glass. But the recipe may not be quite what you're expecting. Hint: there's Frangelico in it.

 

M&M Cocktail Recipes

  • 1/2 ounce frangelico
  • 1/2 ounce creme de cacao

Pour into a shot glass.