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More with Chocolate - Cocktails for Two

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Chocolate Cocktails

Spicy Cocoa Milkshake
What you will need:
3 scoops chocolate ice cream 
1 banana 
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper 
2 ounces tequila 

Let’s get blending:
In a blender, combine all ingredients, blend until incorporated
Blend well and pour into chilled cocktail glasses

Chocolate Almond Cognac
What you will need:
3 ounces cognac 
2 ounces amaretto 
Chocolate syrup

Let’s get shaken:
Fill 2 pint glasses or shakers with ice
Pour half cognac in each
Add 1 ounce of amaretto to each 
Add a dash of chocolate syrup
Shake and pour into chilled glasses
Garnish with fresh basil or mint leaves

Chocolate Rum 
What you will need:
 3 ounces Dark Rum
1 ounce chocolate liqueur
1 ounce Irish cream liqueur
 1 ounce mint liqueur

Let’s get shaken:
Shake all the ingredients in a shaker with ice and strain into cocktail glasses

The Mudslide 
What you will need:
Chocolate syrup, 2 tbsp
3 ounces Coffee flavored liqueur
3 Irish cream liqueur
3 ounces gin
Whipped cream

Let’s get blending:
Combine all the above ingredients, except the cream, in a blender
Garnish with whipped cream 

Hazelnut Dreams

What you will need:
2 ounces brewed Hazelnut Coffee, at room temperature
2 ounces half and half
2 ounces chocolate liqueur 
3 ounces brandy
1 teaspoon sugar 

Let’s get blending:
In a blender, combine all ingredients with ice, blend until incorporated

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