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Alexander (Original) Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Alexander (Original), a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Gin, Creme De Cacao, or Cream, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Alexander (original) Cocktail Description

The Alexander (Original) falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Cocktail glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Let the Alexander (Original) transport you to a realm of flavor and elegance. A careful selection of 3 ingredients, featuring Gin, Creme de Cacao, Cream, combines to create this masterpiece. It’s a drink that resonates with the essence of fine cocktail-making. Companion drinks like Robin’s Nest, Get Jenny, Strawberry Storm also offer a taste of this excellence.

Alexander (original) Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Alexander (Original), you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 2 cl Gin
  • 2 cl Creme de Cacao
  • 2 cl Cream
  • 2 cl Gin
  • 2 cl Creme de Cacao
  • 2 cl Cream

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make an Alexander (Original) Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Alexander (Original) cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by vigorously shaking the following ingredients: 2 cl Gin, 2 cl Creme de Cacao, 2 cl Cream. Once blended to perfection, pour into the cocktail glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Alexander (original) Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
300.0 0.0 75.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Alexander (Original) are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Alexander (original) Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Gin, Creme De Cacao, and Cream.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Alexander (Original).

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Alexander (Original) cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Gin 1429 times 8.74%
Creme De Cacao 259 times 1.58%
Cream 450 times 2.75%

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Alexander (Original) FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Alexander (Original) Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Alexander (Original).
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Alexander (Original)?
  • A: The ingredients include Gin, Creme De Cacao, and Cream, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Alexander (Original) cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Cocktail glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 1145 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 7.00% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Alexander (Original) cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Alexander (Original) is the perfect addition to any occasion.