Brain Haemorrhage #2
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Brain Haemorrhage #2
Cocktail recipe

Rating

3.62 / 5
Brain Haemorrhage #2 is a visually striking cocktail that combines creamy sweetness with a touch of tartness. The base of this cocktail is made up of equal parts Bailey's and ... more Brain Haemorrhage #2 is a visually striking cocktail that combines creamy sweetness with a touch of tartness. The base of this cocktail is made up of equal parts Bailey's and Peach Schnapps, creating a rich and indulgent flavor profile. The addition of a dash of Grenadine gives the drink a deep red color, resembling the appearance of a bleeding brain. To balance out the sweetness, dry Sherry is added, providing a subtle nuttiness and dry finish. This cocktail is not only a feast for the eyes, but also for the taste buds, making it a popular choice for those looking for a unique and delicious drink.
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Peach Schnapps
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16.67% | 0.5 units *

Shot glass

Ingredients

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Method
How to make a Brain Haemorrhage #2

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Pour the peach schnapps, Baileys and sherry into a shot glass
Drizzle with grenadine and serve


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FAQ's

INGREDIENT_SPECIFICS

What gives the Brain Haemorrhage #2 its distinctive appearance?

The distinctive, visually striking appearance of the Brain Haemorrhage #2 cocktail comes from the interaction between the creamy Bailey's and the acidity from the Peach Schnapps and Grenadine. When Bailey's is poured into the drink, it curdles slightly, creating a brain-like appearance floating in the shot glass.

PREPARATION_TECHNIQUES

How do I properly layer the ingredients in a Brain Haemorrhage #2?

To accurately layer the ingredients in a Brain Haemorrhage #2, start by pouring the Peach Schnapps into the shot glass. Next, slowly pour the Bailey's over the back of a spoon just above the surface to minimize mixing. Add a dash of Grenadine last, which will settle at the bottom and create the 'blood' effect. The Sherry is similarly layered with the Peach Schnapps.

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What is the best way to serve a Brain Haemorrhage #2?

The Brain Haemorrhage #2 should be served cold in a standard shot glass to appreciate its visual and taste profiles fully. It’s a drink meant for immediate consumption after preparation, especially around Halloween or themed parties, to enjoy its eerie appearance and unique flavor.

OCCASION_SUITABILITY

For what occasions is the Brain Haemorrhage #2 most suitable?

The Brain Haemorrhage #2 is particularly suited for Halloween parties and horror-themed events due to its gruesome appearance resembling a brain sitting in blood. It’s a conversation starter and visually appealing addition to any spooky-themed occasion.

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute any ingredients in the Brain Haemorrhage #2 without losing the effect?

While the specific ingredients of the Brain Haemorrhage #2 are crucial for its effect, you can substitute similar-tasting liqueurs if necessary. For example, a different cream liqueur can replace Bailey's, and any clear, sweet liqueur could stand in for Peach Schnapps. However, the visual effect might slightly change with different ingredient densities and interactions.

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