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Buttafuoco Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Buttafuoco, 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 Tequila, Galliano, Cherry Liqueur, Lemon Juice, Club Soda, or Maraschino Cherry, 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

Buttafuoco Cocktail Description

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

Discover the allure of Buttafuoco, a blend that harmoniously combines 6 ingredients including Tequila, Galliano, Cherry liqueur, Lemon juice, Club soda, Maraschino cherry. It’s a cocktail that embodies both complexity and balance, inviting connoisseurs and novices alike to explore its depths. Similar cocktails, such as Panther, Drunk on Christmas, Purple Hardon, await your discovery.

Buttafuoco Ingredients

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

US Metric
  • 2 oz white Tequila
  • 1/2 oz Galliano
  • 1/2 oz Cherry liqueur
  • 1/2 oz fresh Lemon juice
  • Club soda
  • Maraschino cherry
  • 59 ml white Tequila
  • 16.95 ml Galliano
  • 16.95 ml Cherry liqueur
  • 16.95 ml fresh Lemon juice
  • Club soda
  • Maraschino cherry

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

How to Make a Buttafuoco Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Buttafuoco 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 oz white Tequila, 1/2 oz Galliano, 1/2 oz Cherry liqueur, 1/2 oz fresh Lemon juice, Club soda, Maraschino cherry. Once blended to perfection, pour into the highball glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Buttafuoco Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
600.0 0.0 150.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Buttafuoco 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 Buttafuoco Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Tequila, Galliano, Cherry Liqueur, Lemon Juice, Club Soda, and Maraschino Cherry.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Buttafuoco.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Buttafuoco 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
Tequila 724 times 4.43%
Galliano 77 times 0.47%
Cherry Liqueur 27 times 0.17%
Lemon Juice 1212 times 7.41%
Club Soda 287 times 1.76%
Maraschino Cherry 138 times 0.84%

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Buttafuoco FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Buttafuoco Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Buttafuoco.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Buttafuoco?
  • A: The ingredients include Tequila, Galliano, Cherry Liqueur, Lemon Juice, Club Soda, and Maraschino Cherry, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Buttafuoco cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Highball glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 940 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 5.75% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Buttafuoco 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 Buttafuoco is the perfect addition to any occasion.