Purple People Eater
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Purple People Eater
Cocktail recipe

Rating

3.77 / 5
Watch out for the crazy purple colour, but don't let this put you off this otherwise pleasant drink. Watch out for the crazy purple colour, but don't let this put you off this otherwise pleasant drink.
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Base ingredient
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Peach Schnapps
Alcohol content
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14% | 2.1 units *

Cocktail glass

Ingredients

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Serves:
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Method
How to make a Purple People Eater

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add all the ingredients except the lemonade to a cocktail shaker with ice
Strain into a highball glass over ice
Top up with the lemonade and serve

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

·  Strain  ·  Highball  · 

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FAQ's

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute Blue Curaçao with something else in the Purple People Eater cocktail?

Yes, if Blue Curaçao is not available, you can substitute it with Triple Sec or any other orange-flavored liqueur for a similar taste. To maintain the color, add a drop of blue food coloring.

GARNISHING_TIPS

What garnish works best with the Purple People Eater cocktail?

A slice of lemon or a cherry works well as a garnish for the Purple People Eater cocktail. The citrus from the lemon complements the sweetness while the cherry adds a pop of color.

PREPARATION_TECHNIQUES

What's the best way to achieve a well-mixed Purple People Eater cocktail?

The best way to mix a Purple People Eater cocktail is to first shake the peach schnapps, white rum, blue Curaçao, and grenadine with ice in a shaker. Then strain into a cocktail glass and top up with lemonade for a refreshing blend.

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What type of glass is ideal for serving the Purple People Eater cocktail?

A cocktail glass is ideal for serving the Purple People Eater, as specified in its recipe. The shape of the cocktail glass presents the drink's vibrant color attractively.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content in the Purple People Eater compare to a standard drink?

The Purple People Eater has an alcohol content of 14%. This is slightly higher than a standard drink, which usually has about 12% alcohol content, making it a moderately strong cocktail.

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