Often derided, fruitcakes are nonetheless one of the most well-known holiday foods. People may not want a whole fruitcake, but not many people will say no to one of these cocktails.
Serves | 1 |
- 1 Tbsp sugar
- ½ tsp ground cloves
- 1½ oz brandy
- ½ oz orange liqueur
- ½ oz amaretto
- juice of ¼ lemon
- candied fruit peel, for garnish
- crystallized ginger, for garnish
| Preparation | In a small container, stir together sugar and cloves. Moisten the rim of a glass with a lemon slice and spin the rim in the sugar mixture. In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine remaining ingredients, shake and strain into rimmed glass. Garnish with candied fruit peel and ginger.