Cocktail Mixology

Grasshopper

Description

The Grasshopper is a green coloured cocktail with a smooth creamy texture. It is a modern cocktail seen on many bar menus.
   A variation of this cocktail omits the cream and layers the ingredients.

Equipment

  • Cocktail shaker
  • Strainer
  • Cocktail glass

Ingredients

30ml Cream
30ml

Green creme de menthe

30ml White creme de cacao

Garnish

  • Red and green maraschino cherries (on a cocktail stick)

Creation

  • Shake the ingredients in a shaker with ice
  • Strain into the cocktail glass, garnish and serve
  • If you are using the alternative recipe (without the cream), layer the the creme de menthe over the creme de cacao using a bar spoon.

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