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Hushed
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The cocktail named "Hushed" is a creamy and indulgently sweet concoction that features the rich and smooth textures often associated with dessert beverages. Its main ingredient, Bailey's, provides a velvety ... more The cocktail named "Hushed" is a creamy and indulgently sweet concoction that features the rich and smooth textures often associated with dessert beverages. Its main ingredient, Bailey's, provides a velvety Irish cream flavor, which is complemented by the chocolate notes from the Crème de Cacao. The addition of milk softens the cocktail, making it a calming and comforting sipper. Served in a highball glass, it boasts a playful presentation when finished with a generous topping of squirty cream and a whimsical sprinkle of hundreds and thousands, reflecting its lighthearted dessert-like appeal. The Hushed cocktail is typically enjoyed as a post-dinner indulgence or a sweet treat on a relaxed social occasion.
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Base ingredient
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Bailey's
Garnish
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Cream, hundreds and thousands
Alcohol content
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7% | 1.47 units *

Highball glass

Ingredients

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Method
How to make a Hushed

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add all the ingredients into a highball glass with ice and stir
Garnish with a tower of squirty cream and a sprinkle of hundreds and thousands, and serve

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·  Highball  ·  Stir  ·  Garnish  · 

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FAQ's

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What is the best way to serve the cocktail 'Hushed'?

The best way to serve the 'Hushed' cocktail is in a highball glass, cold. Make sure to stir the ingredients well before serving to ensure a smooth blend of Bailey's, Milk, and Creme De Cacao.

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I use a different type of milk in the 'Hushed' cocktail?

Yes, you can use different types of milk in the 'Hushed' cocktail. While cow's milk is commonly used, alternatives like almond milk, soy milk, or oat milk can work for those looking for a dairy-free option or a different flavor profile.

CUSTOMIZATION_IDEAS

How can I add a unique twist to the 'Hushed' cocktail?

To add a unique twist to the 'Hushed' cocktail, consider adding a dash of cinnamon or nutmeg on top for a spicy kick, or mix in a bit of vanilla extract for an extra layer of flavor. You can also experiment with different ratios of Bailey's, Milk, and Creme De Cacao to suit your taste.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content of 'Hushed' compare to other creamy cocktails?

The 'Hushed' cocktail has an alcohol content of 7%, which makes it relatively mild compared to other creamy cocktails. For instance, a classic White Russian, which also includes cream and a liqueur, typically has a higher alcohol content due to the inclusion of vodka.

FOOD_PAIRINGS

What foods pair well with the 'Hushed' cocktail?

The creamy and slightly sweet profile of the 'Hushed' cocktail pairs well with desserts such as chocolate cake, cheesecake, or fruit tarts. It can also complement savory items like salty nuts or cheese platters, balancing the flavors wonderfully.

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