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Big Red Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Big Red, 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 Irish Cream, or Goldschlager, 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

Big Red Cocktail Description

The Big Red falls under the Shot and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Shot glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Discover the allure of Big Red, a blend that harmoniously combines 2 ingredients including Irish cream, Goldschlager. It’s a cocktail that embodies both complexity and balance, inviting connoisseurs and novices alike to explore its depths. Similar cocktails, such as Five Star General, Echo Hemoraging Tumor, Skull, await your discovery.

Big Red Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Big Red, 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 a Big Red Cocktail

Preparation time: 3
Total time: 8

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

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by carefully combining the following ingredients: 1/2 oz Irish cream, 1/2 oz Goldschlager. Once blended to perfection, pour into the shot glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Big Red Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
200.0 0.0 50.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Big Red 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 Big Red Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Irish Cream, and Goldschlager.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Big Red.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Big Red 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
Irish Cream 165 times 1.01%
Goldschlager 110 times 0.67%

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Big Red FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Big Red Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Big Red.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Big Red?
  • A: The ingredients include Irish Cream, and Goldschlager, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Big Red cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Shot glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 981 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 6.00% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Big Red 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 Big Red is the perfect addition to any occasion.