Orgasm
/

Orgasm
Cocktail recipe

Rating

4.5 / 5
The cocktail known as the Orgasm is a rich, indulgent drink that combines the creamy sweetness of Bailey's Irish Cream with the deep, roasted notes of coffee liqueur. The nutty ... more The cocktail known as the Orgasm is a rich, indulgent drink that combines the creamy sweetness of Bailey's Irish Cream with the deep, roasted notes of coffee liqueur. The nutty flavors of Amaretto blend seamlessly into this mixture, while a shot of vodka provides a clean, potent backbone to the drink. When these ingredients are commingled with cream, the resulting beverage is a luscious, velvety concoction that's typically served in a lowball glass, offering a dessert-like experience that's both comforting and sophisticated. Its name, suggestive of pleasure, reflects the treat-like nature of the cocktail, making it a popular choice for those looking to savor a decadent liquid dessert.
Check out all our FAQ's on this cocktail

Microbadges

Cocktail Of The Day
Invented
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
(1980)
Base ingredient
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Bailey's
Garnish
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Cocktail cherry
Alcohol content
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
21% | 2.42 units *
Details
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Classic
Stirred

Lowball glass

Ingredients

oz
ml
cl
Serves:
-
+

Cocktail Colin says:

5/5

The Orgasm cocktail is a symphony of indulgence, combining Bailey's silky sweetness with the robust depth of coffee liqueur and the warm, mellow notes of Amaretto. The addition of vodka brings a crisp intensity that cuts through the richness, while the cream envelops all the components in a velvety embrace, creating a dessert-like elixir that's both luxurious and enchanting.

Method
How to make a Orgasm

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Build all ingredients over ice in an old fashioned glass and give it a good stir
Garnish with a cherry and serve

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

·  Build  ·  Stir  ·  Garnish  · 

Your private tasting notes

~ Register as a user to create tasting notes, save your bar and more ~

Can you make this?

Add the ingredients you have at home to your My Bar and we'll show you what cocktails you can make. Start off by adding the ingredients you have for this cocktail using the plus icons.

Comments

No comments yet…

You need to be a user with a verified email to comment on cocktails. Login / register

Featured in

~ Not featured in any of your lists, or any public lists, register as a user to create a list and add this cocktail. We'll then show the lists here ~

FAQ's

ORIGINS_HISTORY

What is the origin of the Orgasm cocktail?

The Orgasm cocktail is considered to be a variation of the classic Black Russian and White Russian cocktails, which were created in the mid-20th century. Its exact origins are murky, but it gained popularity in the late 20th century as part of the creamy cocktail trend.

FAQ

Can the Orgasm cocktail be served layered instead of stirred?

Yes, the Orgasm cocktail can be served layered for a visually appealing presentation. To achieve this, carefully pour the ingredients over the back of a spoon into the glass to help them layer properly, usually starting with the heaviest liquid and finishing with the lightest. However, the original recipe calls for the drink to be stirred.

FAQ

Are there any variations of the Orgasm cocktail?

Yes, there are several variations of the Orgasm cocktail, including the Screaming Orgasm, which includes vodka in addition to the original ingredients. Another variation is the Bailey's Orgasm, which focuses more on Bailey's Irish Cream as the primary ingredient. The variations often involve adjusting the ingredient ratios or adding new elements to alter the flavor profile.

OCCASION_SUITABILITY

What kind of occasions is the Orgasm cocktail best suited for?

The Orgasm cocktail, with its creamy and sweet taste profile, is perfect for dessert or after-dinner drinks. It's also a popular choice for romantic evenings or intimate gatherings due to its suggestive name and luxurious texture.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content of an Orgasm cocktail compare to other cocktails?

With an alcohol content of 21%, the Orgasm cocktail has a moderately high alcohol content compared to other creamy or dessert cocktails, which often have a lower alcohol percentage due to the diluting effect of cream or non-alcoholic sweeteners. However, it is slightly less potent than some pure spirit cocktails or those with minimal mixers.

Upgrade your mixology

Become a member for free taking your cocktail making skills up to level 11.

  • Save your bar forever
  • Access to our Cocktail Creator, allowing you to create your own wonderful concoctions.
  • Save cocktails to personalised 'Tried' and 'Want to try' lists
  • Create and record tasting notes on cocktails
  • Create lists of cocktails to share with friends and family
  • A pesonalised MyBar URL, allowing you to share everything you can make with friends
  • And much more ... (what to buy next, measurement choices, search personalisation...)
Register now

Olympic cocktail competition

Submit your best olympic themed cocktails and be in with a chance of winning fame and gloary (and amazon gift vouchers).

Anyone can enter; we want to see your Olympic Sprintz, your Breaking Backflip and your Sailing Seas Sour.

Find out more
build your bar

Create a cocktail

Choose a theme and some ingredients, give us some description and we'll create an amazing cocktail for you.

Register as a Premium Make Me A Cocktail community member and get access to an even more powerful creator.

Start creating

Build your bar

Tell us what you have at home and we’ll find a delicious cocktail for you to make right now.

Register as a Make Me A Cocktail community member and we’ll save your ingredients list so you can come back to it at any time.

Create My Bar
build your bar