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American Beauty Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the American Beauty, 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 Brandy, Dry Vermouth, White Creme De Menthe, Orange Juice, Grenadine, or Tawny Port, 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

American Beauty Cocktail Description

The American Beauty falls under the Ordinary Drink 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.

Indulge in the American Beauty, where each of the 6 ingredients, including Brandy, Dry Vermouth, White Creme de Menthe, Orange juice, Grenadine, Tawny port, plays a crucial role in creating an unforgettable experience. This cocktail is a testament to the fusion of tradition and innovation. For similar adventures in taste, try Kir Martini, Pumpkin Eater, Angel’s Kiss.

American Beauty Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the American Beauty, you will need the following:

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

How to Make an American Beauty Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the American Beauty 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: 1 oz Brandy, 1/2 oz Dry Vermouth, 1/4 tsp White Creme de Menthe, 1 oz Orange juice, 1 tsp Grenadine, 1/2 oz Tawny port. 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 American Beauty Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
600.0 0.0 150.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for American Beauty 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 American Beauty Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Brandy, Dry Vermouth, White Creme De Menthe, Orange Juice, Grenadine, and Tawny Port.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, American Beauty.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the American Beauty 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
Brandy 500 times 3.06%
Dry Vermouth 502 times 3.07%
White Creme De Menthe 124 times 0.76%
Orange Juice 2098 times 12.83%
Grenadine 582 times 3.56%
Tawny Port 20 times 0.12%

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American Beauty FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the American Beauty Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect American Beauty.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the American Beauty?
  • A: The ingredients include Brandy, Dry Vermouth, White Creme De Menthe, Orange Juice, Grenadine, and Tawny Port, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the American Beauty 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 American Beauty 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 American Beauty is the perfect addition to any occasion.