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Barbary Coast Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Barbary Coast, 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 Scotch, Gin, Rum, Creme De Cacao, or Light 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

Barbary Coast Cocktail Description

The Barbary Coast 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.

Let the Barbary Coast transport you to a realm of flavor and elegance. A careful selection of 5 ingredients, featuring Scotch, Gin, Rum, Creme de Cacao, Light cream, combines to create this masterpiece. It’s a drink that resonates with the essence of fine cocktail-making. Companion drinks like Banana Cream Pie, Juicy Lucy, Dick Hard also offer a taste of this excellence.

Barbary Coast Ingredients

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

US Metric
  • 1/2 oz Scotch
  • 1/2 oz Gin
  • 1/2 oz Rum
  • 1/2 oz white Creme de Cacao
  • 1/2 oz Light cream
  • 15 ml Scotch
  • 15 ml Gin
  • 15 ml Rum
  • 15 ml white Creme de Cacao
  • 15 ml Light cream

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

How to Make a Barbary Coast Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Barbary Coast 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: 1/2 oz Scotch, 1/2 oz Gin, 1/2 oz Rum, 1/2 oz white Creme de Cacao, 1/2 oz Light 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 Barbary Coast Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
500.0 0.0 125.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Barbary Coast 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 Barbary Coast Cocktail

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

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Barbary Coast.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Barbary Coast 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
Scotch 120 times 0.73%
Gin 1429 times 8.74%
Rum 463 times 2.83%
Creme De Cacao 259 times 1.58%
Light Cream 124 times 0.76%

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Barbary Coast FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Barbary Coast Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Barbary Coast.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Barbary Coast?
  • A: The ingredients include Scotch, Gin, Rum, Creme De Cacao, and Light Cream, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Barbary Coast 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 Barbary Coast 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 Barbary Coast is the perfect addition to any occasion.