Quince Alexander

[Photograph: Autumn Giles]

Reconsider cream-based cocktails with this lightened and brightened up version of the classic Brandy Alexander.

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Quince Alexander

About This Recipe

Yield:makes one cocktail
Active time:5 minutes
Total time:5 minutes
Special equipment:cocktail shaker
This recipe appears in: 3 Quince Cocktails to Make at Home

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce homemade quince syrup
  • 1 ounce brandy
  • 1 ounce heavy cream
  • 1 barspoon Frangelico
  • Freshly grated nutmeg, for garnish

Procedures

  1. 1

    Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add quince syrup, brandy, heavy cream, and Frangelico. Shake until well chilled, about 20 seconds. Strain into a coupe glass. Garnish with freshly grated nutmeg and serve.

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