Frangelico is a sweet Italian liqueur made from hazelnut and cocoa. It has a rich, nutty flavor that lends itself perfectly to a variety of cocktails. Whether you’re looking for something light and refreshing or something strong and bold, there’s a Frangelico cocktail out there for you. Here are 6 of the best Frangelico cocktails you need to try now!
The Hazelnut Martini
This classic martini is smooth and creamy with an irresistible nutty flavor. Just combine 2 ounces of vodka, 1 ounce of Frangelico, and 1/4 ounce of simple syrup in a shaker filled with ice, shake well, and strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with a few shaved hazelnuts for an extra special touch!
The Chocolate Orange Martini
If you like chocolate orange candy bars then this is the drink for you! Combine 1 ounce each of vodka, Cointreau orange liqueur, white crème de cacao, and Frangelico in a shaker filled with ice cubes. Shake well and strain into a chilled martini glass rimmed with chocolate powder or flakes. Garnish with an orange slice or twist for even more deliciousness!
The Nutty Irishman
This creamy coffee-flavored cocktail is perfect for those chilly winter evenings when all you want to do is curl up on the couch in front of the fire! In a blender combine 2 ounces of Baileys Irish Cream liqueur, 1/2 teaspoon instant coffee granules, 1/2 teaspoon sugar (or more depending on how sweet you like your drinks), 2 tablespoons cold heavy cream, and 1 ounce Frangelico. Blend until smooth and pour into an old-fashioned glass over ice cubes if desired. Sprinkle some dried espresso beans on top as garnish if desired.
The White Russian
A White Russian is basically just vodka plus cream—which makes it the perfect canvas for adding some extra flavors including hazelnut from Frangelico! To make this tasty drink mix equal parts vodka (approximately 2 ounces) and heavy cream (about 2 tablespoons) plus 1 ounce each of Kahlua coffee liqueur and Frangelico in an old-fashioned glass filled with ice cubes. Stir gently and garnish with some grated dark chocolate if desired!
This tall cool drink is perfect for hot summer days spent by poolside or at the beach! Mix together 3 ounces pineapple juice, 3/4 ounce coconut rum (like Malibu), 3/4 ounce cream of coconut (like Coco Lopez), 3/4 ounce fresh lime juice, 3/4ounce Frangelico in a shaker filled with ice cubes; shake vigorously until combined then strain into an ice-filled collins glass or mason jar mug; top off with club soda; stir gently; garnish with fresh pineapple slices or sprigs of mint leaves if desired!
Whether you’re looking for something light and refreshing or something strong and bold, these 6 recipes are sure to satisfy your taste buds while giving you a good time too! So why not give one - or two - of these delicious recipes a try? You won't regret it! Cheers!
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