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Grasshopper – Cocktail

Making materials;

  • Makes one glass martini
  • Equipment; cocktail shaker, strainer


  • Two measures crème de cacao
  • Two measures crème de menthe-mint sprigs, to decorate

A word of encouragement from a teacher to a child can change a life. A word of support from a spouse can save a marriage, an expression of support from a leader can inspire a person to reach her potential

– John C. Maxwell.


  • Pour the crème de cacao into two martini glasses
  • Using the back of a bar spoon, float the crème de menthe over the crème de cacao to create a separate layer, decorate with mint sprigs and serve.
  • For a Banshee, shake together two measures crème de cacao with two measures crème de banana, two measures single cream and plenty of crushed ice, then strain into two chilled martini glasses.