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American Pie Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the American Pie, 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 Grenadine, Vodka, Sweet And Sour, 7-Up, or Blue Curacao, 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 Pie Cocktail Description

The American Pie falls under the Ordinary Drink and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Hurricane glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Indulge in the American Pie, where each of the 5 ingredients, including Grenadine, Vodka, Sweet and sour, 7-Up, Blue Curacao, 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 Rolling Green Elixer, Lanette, Belinda’s Fuzzy Melon.

American Pie Ingredients

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

US Metric
  • 1 teaspoon Grenadine
  • 2 oz Vodka
  • 1/3 Sweet and sour
  • 2/3 7-Up
  • 1/2 oz Blue Curacao
  • 1 teaspoon Grenadine
  • 59 ml Vodka
  • 1/3 Sweet and sour
  • 2/3 7-Up
  • 16.95 ml Blue Curacao

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

How to Make an American Pie Cocktail

Preparation time: 3
Total time: 8

Creating the American Pie cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by gently stirring the following ingredients: 1 tsp Grenadine, 2 oz Vodka, 1/3 Sweet and sour, 2/3 7-Up, 1/2 oz Blue Curacao. Once blended to perfection, pour into the hurricane glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the American Pie Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
500.0 0.0 125.0 0.0

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

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Grenadine, Vodka, Sweet And Sour, 7-Up, and Blue Curacao.

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

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the American Pie 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
Grenadine 582 times 3.56%
Vodka 3051 times 18.66%
Sweet And Sour 189 times 1.16%
7-Up 244 times 1.49%
Blue Curacao 368 times 2.25%

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American Pie FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the American Pie Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect American Pie.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the American Pie?
  • A: The ingredients include Grenadine, Vodka, Sweet And Sour, 7-Up, and Blue Curacao, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the American Pie cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Hurricane glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 249 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 1.52% of the cocktailing instructions.


The American Pie 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 Pie is the perfect addition to any occasion.