12 stiff cocktails to get you through the 12 Days of Christmas

On the eighth day of Christmas…

Classic grasshopper

Classic grasshopper recipe

Yields 1 cocktail


  • 1/2 ounce creme de menthe
  • 1/2 ounce white creme de cacao
  • 2 ounces heavy cream
  • Mint sprig (optional)


  1. Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice.
  2. Gently shake and strain into a highball glass and top with a mint sprig.

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