Peppermint Patty Cocktail

Here is a cocktail recipe perfect to warm you on Christmas - a creamy hot chocolate drink, spiked with peppermint schnapps, crème de cacao and cognac.

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 5 min
  • Servings 4

2
packages (1 oz each) instant cocoa mix
1/2
cup crème de cacao
1/4
cup peppermint schnapps
1/4
cup cognac
Sweetened whipped cream, if desired
Chocolate shavings, if desired

  • 1 Make cocoa mix as directed on package, using water instead of milk. In small bowl, stir together crème de cacao, schnapps and cognac; stir into hot cocoa.
  • 2 Pour mixture evenly into 4 Irish coffee glasses. Top with whipped cream and chocolate shavings.

Expert Tips

You could make this drink a day ahead and serve it chilled instead in martini glasses.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
200
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
0g
0%
(Saturated Fat
0g,
0%
),
Sodium
100mg
100%;
Total Carbohydrate
37g
37%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
),
Protein
0g
0%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
2 1/2 Other Carbohydrate;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.