Brandy Alexander Cocktail – Early 1900s Dessert Cocktail

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No one really knows when this drink was invented, although sources point to it most likely coming about during the early 1900s. What is known is the Brandy Alexander is a later variation of a cocktail called the Alexander, which is a gin based cocktail instead of brandy. Although I think the brandy version is better.

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Brandy Alexander Cocktail – Early 1900s Dessert Cocktail

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Course: DrinksCuisine: American
Servings

1

servings
Calories

375

kcal
ABV

13%

Total time

3

minutes

Learn how to make a classic Brandy Alexander cocktail.

Ingredients

  • 1 oz Heavy Cream

  • 1 oz Dark Chocolate Liqueur

  • 2 oz Brandy

Directions

  • Combine all ingredients in the shaker. Add ice to the shaker.
  • Vigorously shake till the shaker is ice cold and frosted.
  • Strain into glass to remove ice shards.

Notes

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