Here Are The 5 Brandy Cocktail Recipes You Need To Know

Here Are The 5 Brandy Cocktail Recipes You Need To Know

Brandy which translates to “water of life.” is a key ingredient in the making of a classic cocktail. While it may have taken the back seat as consumers often think only of gin, vodka and whiskey cocktails; below we have the 5 Brandy Cocktail Recipes You Need To Know.

Drink up!

1.   Sangria

Add apples, oranges, and sugar to a large pitcher and muddle with a wooden spoon for 45 seconds. Add orange juice and

brandy and muddle again to combine for 30 seconds. Add red wine and stir to incorporate.  Add ice and stir once more to

chill. Garnish with orange slices.


2.   Brandy Sour 

        Add brandy, lemon juice and fine sugar into a cocktail shaker. Shake well with cracked ice, then strain into a chilled stemmed

        Sour glass or cocktail glass. May be garnished with orange slice and a cherry.

3.   Sidecar 


       Pour cognac, lemon juice and triple sec into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake well and strain into cocktail glass.

       Garnish with a lemon twist.

          4.   Metropolitan 



       Pour Brandy, Sweet Red Vermouth and dash Angostura Bitters over ice in a mixing glass. strain into a chilled cocktail glass,

        garnish with maraschino cherry and serve straight up.

         5.   Honeymoon  


Fill a cocktail shaker with ice, add apple brandy, curacao, Benedictine, and lemon juice. Shake well and strain into a chilled

       coupe. Garnish with a lemon twist.


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