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Buzzard’s Breath Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Buzzard’s Breath, 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 Amaretto, Coffee Liqueur, or Peppermint Schnapps, 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

Buzzard’s Breath Cocktail Description

The Buzzard’s Breath 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.

The Buzzard’s Breath is not just a cocktail, it’s an art form. With 3 ingredients including Amaretto, Coffee liqueur, Peppermint schnapps, it invites you into a world of exquisite flavors and textures. This cocktail stands as a symbol of creativity and sophistication. Enjoy similar experiences with cocktails like An Irish Kiss, Bull Rider, Soul Taker.

Buzzard’s Breath Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Buzzard’s Breath, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 1/2 oz Amaretto
  • 1/2 oz Coffee liqueur
  • 1/2 oz Peppermint schnapps
  • 15 ml Amaretto
  • 15 ml Coffee liqueur
  • 15 ml Peppermint schnapps

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

How to Make a Buzzard’s Breath Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Buzzard’s Breath 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 Amaretto, 1/2 oz Coffee liqueur, 1/2 oz Peppermint schnapps. 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 Buzzard’s Breath Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
300.0 0.0 75.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Buzzard’s Breath 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 Buzzard’s Breath Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Amaretto, Coffee Liqueur, and Peppermint Schnapps.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Buzzard’s Breath.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Buzzard’s Breath 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
Amaretto 442 times 2.70%
Coffee Liqueur 107 times 0.65%
Peppermint Schnapps 183 times 1.12%

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Buzzard’s Breath FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Buzzard’s Breath Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Buzzard’s Breath.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Buzzard’s Breath?
  • A: The ingredients include Amaretto, Coffee Liqueur, and Peppermint Schnapps, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Buzzard’s Breath 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 Buzzard’s Breath 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 Buzzard’s Breath is the perfect addition to any occasion.

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