Brandy Liqueur
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Brandy Liqueur
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3.85 / 5
Brandy Liqueur is a classic cocktail that combines the rich and smooth flavors of brandy with the sweetness of orange liqueur and the rich texture of egg. Dating back to ... more Brandy Liqueur is a classic cocktail that combines the rich and smooth flavors of brandy with the sweetness of orange liqueur and the rich texture of egg. Dating back to the 19th century, this cocktail has been a favorite among drinkers for its bold and balanced taste. The brandy, which serves as the base spirit, provides a warm and woody flavor with hints of dried fruit and spice. The addition of orange liqueur adds a subtle sweetness and a citrusy tang, while the egg adds a creamy texture and velvety mouthfeel. The result is a smooth and indulgent cocktail with a hint of sweetness, making it the perfect after-dinner sip. This cocktail is often served chilled in a signature martini glass, garnished with a twist of orange peel for an extra burst of flavor.
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Brandy
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26.61% | 0.82 units *

Lowball glass

Ingredients

oz
ml
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15ml ½oz 1.5cl
15ml ½oz 1.5cl
1 egg white 1 egg white 1 egg white

Method
How to make a Brandy Liqueur

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Lightly whisk all ingredients together
Pour into a lowball glass over ice and serve


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FAQ's

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content of the Brandy Liqueur compare to other cocktails?

The Brandy Liqueur has an alcohol content of 26.61%, which is relatively high compared to many classic cocktails, but on par or slightly less than other spirit-forward drinks like the Martini or Manhattan. This makes it a strong choice for those looking for a cocktail with a bit more kick.

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute the Blue Curaçao in the Brandy Liqueur?

Yes, you can substitute Blue Curaçao with another orange-flavored liqueur such as Triple Sec or Cointreau if you prefer a less vibrant color but still want to maintain the orange flavor profile.

GARNISHING_TIPS

What are some garnishing tips for the Brandy Liqueur?

Considering the ingredients and color of the Brandy Liqueur, a simple orange peel twist or a cherry can add visual appeal and a hint of additional flavor. It complements the orange flavor from the Blue Curaçao nicely.

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What is the best way to serve the Brandy Liqueur?

The Brandy Liqueur should be served in a lowball glass, ideally chilled to enhance its flavors. Since it's not shaken or stirred, consider serving over ice or very cold to keep it refreshing.

OCCASION_SUITABILITY

What occasions are best suited for the Brandy Liqueur?

Given its strong flavor profile and high alcohol content, the Brandy Liqueur is well-suited for after-dinner sipping, either as a digestif or during a relaxed social gathering. Its sophisticated look also makes it a great choice for celebratory occasions.

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