Girl Scout Cookie Recipe

Girl Scout Cookie
Difficulty: Easy | Total Time: | Active Time: | Makes: 1 drink

The Girl Scout Cookie cocktail is one of numerous liquid confections that attempt to simulate a favorite foodstuff. In this recipe the combination of peppermint schnapps, crème de cacao, and cream succeeds in impersonating the Thin Mint cookies sold by the Girl Scouts.

INGREDIENTS
  • Ice
  • 3/4 ounce peppermint schnapps
  • 3/4 ounce dark crème de cacao
  • 1/2 ounce heavy cream
INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Fill a cocktail glass with ice and place it in the freezer to chill.
  2. Place the schnapps, crème de cacao, and cream in a cocktail shaker. Add ice to fill the shaker halfway, cover, and shake until the outside is frosted, about 30 seconds.
  3. Strain into the chilled glass.

Variations:

Almond Joy: Substitute amaretto for the peppermint schnapps.

Chocolate Cake: Substitute 1/2 ounce each of Frangelico and vodka for the peppermint schnapps and crème de cacao.