As you might expect, “The Grinch” — a character from Dr. Seuss’ classic novel — is the name of a famous green cocktail around the holidays. In most cases, the cocktail is made with Midori, which makes it taste like sweet melon and gives it a signature green color. For a Grinch-themed drink, a red fruit garnish represents the character’s heart. Among all of the drink recipes named after the character, this fruity martini remains the original Grinch recipe. It can be found in most bartending guides. Also included is a recipe for rum with a tropical fruit twist and an absinthe-melon drink that is simply the best. It is unreal how delicious all the variations are; You can select the one you prefer depending on your mood and taste. Get some Christmas cheer by playing with these, and you’ll be sure to find a little joy.
Cocktail strength (from 1 to 10 scale)
The strength of Grinch Cocktail Recipe cocktail is 3 out of 10.
Nutrition (calories per serving)
The estimated calories of Grinch Cocktail Recipe cocktail is 201 calories per serving.
Preparation time (minutes)
The time it takes to create Grinch Cocktail Recipe cocktail is 3 minutes.
- Cocktail Glass
- 2 ounces melon liqueur
- 1/2 ounce lemon juice
- 1 teaspoon simple syrup
- Maraschino cherry, for garnish