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Coffee Grasshopper Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Coffee Grasshopper, 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 Coffee Brandy, White Creme De Menthe, 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

Coffee Grasshopper Cocktail Description

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

The Coffee Grasshopper is not just a cocktail, it’s an art form. With 3 ingredients including Coffee brandy, White Creme de Menthe, Light cream, 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 Angel’s Kiss, Charlie’s Angel #2, Flying Tiger.

Coffee Grasshopper Ingredients

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

US Metric
  • 3/4 oz Coffee brandy
  • 3/4 oz White Creme de Menthe
  • 3/4 oz Light cream
  • 22 ml Coffee brandy
  • 22 ml White Creme de Menthe
  • 22 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 Coffee Grasshopper Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Coffee Grasshopper 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: 3/4 oz Coffee brandy, 3/4 oz White Creme de Menthe, 3/4 oz Light cream. Once blended to perfection, pour into the old-fashioned glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Coffee Grasshopper Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
300.0 0.0 75.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Coffee Grasshopper 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 Coffee Grasshopper Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Coffee Brandy, White Creme De Menthe, and Light Cream.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Coffee Grasshopper.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Coffee Grasshopper 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
Coffee Brandy 26 times 0.16%
White Creme De Menthe 124 times 0.76%
Light Cream 124 times 0.76%

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Coffee Grasshopper FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Coffee Grasshopper Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Coffee Grasshopper.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Coffee Grasshopper?
  • A: The ingredients include Coffee Brandy, White Creme De Menthe, and Light Cream, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Coffee Grasshopper cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Old-fashioned glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 464 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 2.84% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Coffee Grasshopper 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 Coffee Grasshopper is the perfect addition to any occasion.