Orange Iceman
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Orange Iceman
Cocktail recipe

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The Orange Iceman is a layered shot cocktail that presents a unique blend of flavors. It combines the spiciness of Captain Morgan's Spiced rum with the sweet and tangy notes ... more The Orange Iceman is a layered shot cocktail that presents a unique blend of flavors. It combines the spiciness of Captain Morgan's Spiced rum with the sweet and tangy notes of Cointreau, a citrus-flavored triple sec liqueur. The addition of cola adds a familiar fizzy sweetness that complements the spirit-forward nature of the shot. Served in a shot glass, this drink is typically enjoyed in a single sip, offering a burst of contrasting yet harmonious flavors that mark it as a distinct and adventurous choice for those seeking a quick and potent cocktail experience.
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Spiced rum
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26.67% | 0.8 units *

Shot glass

Ingredients

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Method
How to make a Orange Iceman

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
To a shot glass add a third part coke, then carefully layer a third part Captain Morgan's Spiced Rum on top
Finally, float a third part of Cointreau on the top and serve

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

·  Layer  ·  Float  · 

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FAQ's

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute Cointreau in the Orange Iceman cocktail with something else?

Yes, if Cointreau isn't available or if you're looking for a different flavor profile, you can substitute it with another orange-flavored liqueur such as Triple Sec or Grand Marnier. These alternatives will still provide the sweet and citrusy flavor characteristic of the Orange Iceman.

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What's the best way to serve the Orange Iceman cocktail?

The best way to serve the Orange Iceman is chilled, in a shot glass as specified. You could also garnish it with a small slice of orange or lemon peel to enhance its appearance and add a fresh citrus aroma, making it more inviting.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content of the Orange Iceman compare to a standard cocktail?

The Orange Iceman has an alcohol content of 26.67%, which is slightly higher than many standard cocktails that typically range from 15% to 25% alcohol by volume (ABV). This makes it a stronger choice, so it should be consumed in moderation.

CUSTOMIZATION_IDEAS

Are there any popular customizations for the Orange Iceman cocktail?

While the Orange Iceman is not widely known for specific customizations, an interesting twist could be to add a splash of lime juice for a tangy contrast or a bit of vanilla extract for a smoother, sweeter flavor. Experimenting with the cola type (e.g., diet, cherry-flavored) could also offer unique taste variations.

FOOD_PAIRINGS

What types of food pair well with the Orange Iceman?

Given the sweet and spicy profile of the Orange Iceman, it pairs well with savory snacks such as nuts, aged cheeses, or spicy appetizers. The sweetness of the drink can balance out the heat and richness of foods, making for a delightful combination.

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