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Grasshopper cocktails served in martini glasses

Grasshopper cocktail

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  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Prep:
    • No cook
  • Easy
  • Serves 1

Looking for a spooky cocktail to serve at a Halloween party? With its bright green colour, this minty grasshopper cocktail will certainly look the part...

Nutrition: Per cocktail
NutrientUnit
kcal206
fat5g
saturates3g
carbs12g
sugars12g
fibre0g
protein0.8g
salt0.03g
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Ingredients

  • ice
  • 25ml crème de menthe
  • 25ml white crème de cacao
  • 25ml single cream

To garnish

  • mint sprig
  • 25g melted chocolate (optional)

Method

  • STEP 1

    Start by making the garnish. Take a sprig of mint, strip off the leaves at the base and dip the stalk in the melted chocolate, holding the upper leaves gently. Leave to set on a plate or tray. 

  • STEP 2

    Fill a cocktail shaker with ice then pour in the liqueurs and cream. Shake hard until the outside of the cocktail shaker is cold, then strain in to a cocktail glass or small coupe. Garnish with the chocolate-dipped sprig of mint.

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