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Firecracker Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Firecracker, 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 Wild Turkey, or Tabasco Sauce, 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

Firecracker Cocktail Description

The Firecracker 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 Firecracker is not just a cocktail, it’s an art form. With 2 ingredients including Wild Turkey, Tabasco sauce, 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 Buffalo Sweat, Stock Market Crash, El Bastardo.

Firecracker Ingredients

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

US Metric
  • 2 oz Wild Turkey
  • 4 dashes Tabasco sauce
  • 59 ml Wild Turkey
  • 4 dashes Tabasco sauce

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

How to Make a Firecracker Cocktail

Preparation time: 3
Total time: 8

Creating the Firecracker 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: 2 oz Wild Turkey, 4 dashes Tabasco sauce. 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 Firecracker Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
200.0 0.0 50.0 0.0

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

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Wild Turkey, and Tabasco Sauce.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Firecracker.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Firecracker 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
Wild Turkey 36 times 0.22%
Tabasco Sauce 222 times 1.36%

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Firecracker FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Firecracker Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Firecracker.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Firecracker?
  • A: The ingredients include Wild Turkey, and Tabasco Sauce, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Firecracker 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 Firecracker 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 Firecracker is the perfect addition to any occasion.

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