Five Guinness cocktails you can make in minutes
Did you know you can create delicious cocktails from a can of the black stuff? Read on for inspiration on how to make the most of the classic Irish beer.
Five Guinness* cocktails you can make in minutes...
*Or use another stout - whatever you fancy!
1. Purple Guinness
Pour 440ml can stout into a tall glass then add 50ml blackcurrant cordial and serve.
2. Guinness Martini
Pour 50ml dark rum into a jug with a handful of ice and add 25ml cold espresso coffee, 25ml vodka, 25ml crème de cacao and 100ml stout. Stir with a long spoon until the outside of the jug feels cold then strain into 2 martini glasses and serve.
3. Mulled Guinness
Place 500ml pressed apple juice, 440ml can stout, 1 cinnamon stick and 1 star anise into a saucepan over a medium heat. Bring to a simmer then add 1 tbsp honey, stir, take the pan off the heat and remove the whole spices. Divide the mixture between 4 heat proof glasses and serve.
4. Black Velvet
Half fill Champagne flutes with stout, then slowly top them up with chilled Champagne.
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5. Guinness black Russian
Pour 25ml coffee liqueur, 25ml of vodka and 100ml cola into a tall glass with ice. Stir gently just to combine, top with 100ml stout and a wedge of lime to serve.
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