The Brandy Alexander is a luxurious, creamy cocktail that has been popular throughout the 20th century. It is a brandy version of the gin-based Alexander cocktail and, honestly, brandy does make the better Alexander. The cream and creme de cacao are a perfect pairing for the rich taste of a decent brandy, particularly on cold winter nights.
The Brandy Alexander is also a luscious after dinner drink that pairs best with chocolate desserts.
Prep Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 3 minutes
Yield: 1 Cocktail
- Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
- Shake well.
- Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
- Garnish with a dusting of nutmeg.
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