I thought about playing a drinking game with the third 2016 presidential debate, but I didn’t want to die of alcohol poisoning. And so, the Nasty Woman and Bad Hombre cocktails were born.
The Road Streaker cocktail isn’t as cloyingly sweet as you’d expect from glancing at the ingredients. Three liqueurs make up nearly two ounces of the drink. But the other ounces are vodka and heavy cream, which cut the sweetness considerably. This is a great drink for when you want to enjoy the flavors of the
The Cary Grant cocktail got its name because it’s supposedly something Cary Grant drank. It combines lime juice with equal parts coffee liqueur and vodka. Lime and sweet coffee, of course, make for an interesting flavor combination: a sour, a sweet and a bitter. The vodka mellows it all out so everything plays nicely together.
The next time you’re looking to knock yourself out but wishing it could be painless, use a Velvet Hammer. This drink packs more alcohol than you think, given its smooth, sweet, creamy taste. The Velvet Hammer looks a lot like a White Russian, and they do both use a coffee liqueur and creamer. But the
The Iguana sounds like a variation on a Margarita recipe until you get to the call for Tia Maria. That’s a little different. And the result will surprise you. It’s just a hint of dark espresso liqueur flavor against delicious sweetened lemon, with tequila and vodka for the base. Imagine something like deep, dark chocolate