There are a lot of very different drinks out there called “Nutcracker cocktail”. This is the version I found in an old book, and I’m guessing it’s the original. It blends the the flavors of coffee, almond, orange and caramel.
The Very Cherry Christmas tastes quite a bit like a chocolate covered cherry. It blends cherry vodka with the flavors of chocolate and Irish cream to create a flavor that’s rich, sweet and easy on the palate. This is a great one for holiday parties. Recipe 2 ounces Three Olives Cherry Vodka ½ ounce Bailey’s
The Apple Cobbler cocktail tastes just like it sounds – apple, cinnamon and something creamy with hints of caramel. It really does taste a lot like apple pie. This drink obviously makes a great dessert substitute. It’s also wonderful served with milk, almost with one drink as a chaser for the other. Because a glass
The Umbrella Man Special is one of those super-easy cocktails featuring equal parts of everything, and most of them sweet liqueurs. But this one uses a fairly unusual ingredient: Drambuie. Without that, this drink would be be a B-52 with added vodka. But the Drambuie adds a honey flavor into the mix, and that makes
Well, this is it – the Last Straw. Cocktail, that is. The, um, Last Straw cocktail. Yeah. This is one of those drinks that is so rich, and sweet, and deliciously high-calorie, that’s perfect for when you’ve had enough and you’re ready to just let everything slide. This drink is all sweet liqueurs and cream,
The Pearl Necklace is a very sweet and creamy little shot. It blends the flavors of Irish whiskey, strawberries and cream. This is not a sophisticated drink. It’s simple and sweet, with strawberries and cream as the dominant flavors, and you don’t taste the alcohol too strongly. This makes it perfect for light or beginner