Irish Car Bomb #2
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Irish Car Bomb #2
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Rating

3.93 / 5
The Irish Car Bomb #2 is a variation of the popular, albeit controversially named, Irish-themed cocktail that is known for its explosive combination of flavors. The drink layers the creamy ... more The Irish Car Bomb #2 is a variation of the popular, albeit controversially named, Irish-themed cocktail that is known for its explosive combination of flavors. The drink layers the creamy sweetness of Bailey's Irish Cream with the rich, malty notes of Guinness stout, and is given a strong kick with a shot of whiskey. Traditionally served in a pint glass, this cocktail is a bold blend of Ireland's most iconic beverages. The Irish Car Bomb #2 is an indulgent, dessert-like drink that offers a smooth, velvety texture and a complex taste profile, making it a favorite for those looking to celebrate or enjoy a taste of Irish heritage with a daring twist.
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6.8% | 3.81 units *

Pint glass

Ingredients

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Cocktail Colin says:

4/5

Irish Car Bomb #2 is a rich, dessert-worthy cocktail that blends the creamy luxury of Bailey's with the robust depth of Guinness and a sharp whiskey kick. It's a full-bodied drink that offers a potent tribute to Irish traditions, perfect for a celebratory or cap-off drink.

Method
How to make a Irish Car Bomb #2

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Pour a bottle of Guinness into a glass, and add a shot of whiskey
Place a shot glass full of Baileys inside, then serve and drink immediately
~ The aim is to drink it down quickly, before it curdles. ~


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FAQ's

PREPARATION_TECHNIQUES

How should the Irish Car Bomb #2 be consumed for the best experience?

The Irish Car Bomb #2 is best consumed quickly after dropping the shot of Bailey's and whiskey into the pint of Guinness. This is to prevent the contents from curdling and to enjoy the mix of flavors.

OCCASION_SUITABILITY

What occasions are most suitable for serving the Irish Car Bomb #2?

The Irish Car Bomb #2 is popular during celebrations such as St. Patrick's Day, gatherings among friends, and bar parties, mainly because of its strong cultural ties and the fun involved in its consumption.

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute any ingredients in the Irish Car Bomb #2 if I don't have Guinness?

While Guinness is a key ingredient for the authentic taste of an Irish Car Bomb #2, in its absence, you can substitute it with any other stout or porter, though the flavor profile may slightly change.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content of an Irish Car Bomb #2 compare to that of a regular beer?

The Irish Car Bomb #2 has a higher alcohol content (6.8%) compared to regular beers, which typically range from 4% to 6% alcohol by volume (ABV). This makes it a stronger choice.

DIETARY_CONSIDERATIONS

Is the Irish Car Bomb #2 suitable for individuals with gluten sensitivities?

No, the Irish Car Bomb #2 is not suitable for individuals with gluten sensitivities due to the presence of Guinness and possibly the whiskey, both of which contain gluten.

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