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Dirty Grasshopper Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Dirty 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 White Creme De Menthe, Kahlua, or Milk, 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

Dirty Grasshopper Cocktail Description

The Dirty Grasshopper falls under the Milk / Float / Shake and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Any Glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

The Dirty Grasshopper is not just a cocktail, it’s an art form. With 3 ingredients including White Creme de Menthe, Kahlua, Milk, 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 The Bad, Brown cow, Snowflake.

Dirty Grasshopper Ingredients

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

US Metric
  • 1 oz White Creme de Menthe
  • 1 oz Kahlua
  • Fill with Milk
  • 30 ml White Creme de Menthe
  • 30 ml Kahlua
  • Fill with Milk

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

How to Make a Dirty Grasshopper Cocktail

Preparation time: 3
Total time: 8

Creating the Dirty Grasshopper 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 oz White Creme de Menthe, 1 oz Kahlua, Fill with Milk. Once blended to perfection, pour into the a suitable glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Dirty Grasshopper Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
300.0 0.0 75.0 0.0

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

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: White Creme De Menthe, Kahlua, and Milk.

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

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Dirty 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
White Creme De Menthe 124 times 0.76%
Kahlua 388 times 2.37%
Milk 571 times 3.49%

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Dirty Grasshopper FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Dirty Grasshopper Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Dirty Grasshopper.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Dirty Grasshopper?
  • A: The ingredients include White Creme De Menthe, Kahlua, and Milk, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Dirty Grasshopper cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Any Glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 1088 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 6.65% of the cocktailing instructions.


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