Grasshopper Shot

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Grasshopper Shot

When you hear the name grasshopper in the world of drinks, you know that chocolate is combined with mint for a delicious combination. In this recipe for grasshopper shots, we follow the same guidelines. It’s an irresistible little drink that is especially fitting for parties based around the green color, like St. Patrick’s Day celebrations.

Three of the ingredients in the shooter are the same as those in the In addition to the unique color and a refreshing mint taste, crème de menthe also gives it a distinctive green hue. A hint of creamy chocolate and a smooth drink that’s very easy to shoot make the crème de cacao a winning combination. You cannot go wrong with the grasshopper because it is one of the best-tasting shots you can make. In fact, if you’re not careful you may be tempted to have one too many of these if it’s so tasty.

Shot Strength

The strength of Grasshopper Shot is 3 out of 10.



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Shot Nutrition

The estimated calories of Grasshopper Shot is 127 per serving.

Preparation Time

The time it takes to create Grasshopper Shot is 5 minutes.

Required Bar Tools

  • Cocktail shaker

Required Glass

  • Shot glass

Shot Ingredients (ML/OZ)

  • 1/2 part green crème de menthe liqueur
  • 1/2 part white crème de cacao liqueur
  • 1/2 part light cream

Steps to Make Grasshopper Shot

  • Pour the crème de menthe, cream and crème de cacao, into a cocktail shaker. Fill with ice.
  • Shake well and strain the mixture in a shot glass. Enjoy

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