Darjeeling Insignia
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Darjeeling Insignia
Cocktail recipe

Rating

3.88 / 5
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Darjeeling Cricket Club in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. To reflect the DCC Crest we devised this shot, which will bowl over the palate ... more To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Darjeeling Cricket Club in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. To reflect the DCC Crest we devised this shot, which will bowl over the palate and also combines the team colours of gold, green and black ~ S. Matthewson & E. Visser Esq.
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Coffee liqueur
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17.33% | 0.52 units *

Shot glass

Ingredients

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Method
How to make a Darjeeling Insignia

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Pour ingredients into a shot glass in this order to create layers: Black (Kahlúa), Green (crème de menthe) and Gold (Amarula)
Then serve


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FAQ's

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute a different liqueur for Creme De Menthe in the Darjeeling Insignia?

Yes, if you're looking to substitute Creme De Menthe, you can try using peppermint schnapps for a similar minty flavor. Keep in mind the flavor profile might slightly change, and you may need to adjust the quantity to taste.

PREPARATION_TECHNIQUES

How should I mix the ingredients for Darjeeling Insignia since it is not shaken or stirred?

For the Darjeeling Insignia, the ingredients should be layered carefully in the shot glass. Start with the Coffee liqueur as the base, slowly pour the Creme De Menthe over the back of a spoon to create the second layer, and then top it off with Amarula Cream in the same manner for a distinct layered effect.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content of Darjeeling Insignia compare to a standard shot of whiskey?

The Darjeeling Insignia has an alcohol content of 17.33%, which is lower than a standard shot of whiskey, which typically has around 40% alcohol content. This makes the cocktail less potent in terms of alcohol strength.

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What is the best way to serve Darjeeling Insignia?

The Darjeeling Insignia is best served in a shot glass, chilled but not diluted with ice. It's perfect for sipping and enjoying the layered flavors. Ensure it is served immediately after preparation to maintain the layering effect.

OCCASION_SUITABILITY

What kind of occasions is the Darjeeling Insignia suitable for?

Given its unique blend of flavors and its presentation in a shot glass, the Darjeeling Insignia is well-suited for formal gatherings or as a novel drink option at cocktail parties. It can be a conversation starter and is best enjoyed in small sips.

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