Stinger Cocktail

Base Spirit: Brandy / Cognac

Type: Classics

Served: On the Rocks

Preparation: Shaken

Strength: Medium

Difficulty: Medium

Flavor Profile: Spirit-forward

About the Stinger Cocktail

The Stinger cocktail is like an adult after-dinner mint. The recipe dates back to the 1890s. Feel the sweet sting of cognac and crème de menthe in this classic nitecap.

Ingredients in the Stinger Cocktail

  • 2 oz Cognac
  • 1 oz White crème de menthe

Glass: Old Fashioned

How to make the Stinger Cocktail

Add both of the ingredients to a cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into an Old Fashioned glass filled with crushed ice.

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