Dancing Dolly
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Dancing Dolly
Cocktail recipe

Rating

3.76 / 5
The Dancing Dolly is a playful and sweet cocktail that combines the tropical flavors of coconut rum with the clear, clean taste of vodka and the fruity sweetness of peach ... more The Dancing Dolly is a playful and sweet cocktail that combines the tropical flavors of coconut rum with the clear, clean taste of vodka and the fruity sweetness of peach schnapps. This mixture is further brightened by the effervescence and tartness of lemonade, creating a refreshing and well-balanced drink. Served in a highball glass, the Dancing Dolly is perfect for warm weather occasions or when one is in the mood for a cocktail that offers a delightful twist on classic fruit and rum combinations. Its name suggests a lively and whimsical character, much like the experience it aims to provide with every sip.
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Coconut rum
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9.83% | 2.85 units *

Highball glass

Ingredients

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Method
How to make a Dancing Dolly

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add all the ingredients into a highball glass with ice
Stir and serve

Learn more about some of the mixology terms used in this cocktail

·  Highball  ·  Stir  · 

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FAQ's

PREPARATION_TECHNIQUES

Why is the Dancing Dolly stirred and not shaken?

The Dancing Dolly is stirred rather than shaken to gently mix its ingredients without diluting the cocktail too much. Stirring helps to maintain the clarity and integrity of the delicate flavors of coconut rum, vodka, and peach schnapps, providing a smoother texture.

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What is the ideal garnish for a Dancing Dolly?

A slice of peach or a lemon twist makes an ideal garnish for a Dancing Dolly. These garnishes complement the peach schnapps and lemonade flavors in the cocktail, adding a touch of elegance and enhancing the overall drinking experience.

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute another type of rum if I do not have coconut rum for the Dancing Dolly?

Yes, you can substitute coconut rum with white rum or another flavored rum that you prefer. However, keep in mind that substituting the coconut rum will change the cocktail's flavor profile, potentially making it less tropical but still delicious.

OCCASION_SUITABILITY

What occasions are best suited for serving the Dancing Dolly?

The Dancing Dolly, with its tropical and refreshing taste, is perfect for summer parties, beach gatherings, or any festive occasion that calls for light and invigorating cocktails. Its vibrant flavor also makes it a great choice for celebratory events like birthdays and anniversaries.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content of Dancing Dolly compare to a standard cocktail?

The Dancing Dolly has an alcohol content of 9.83%, which is slightly lower than the average cocktail, which typically ranges between 10-15% ABV. This makes the Dancing Dolly a relatively lighter option, suitable for those who prefer cocktails on the milder side.

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