Friday, March 11, 2016

Creamy Irish Balls

Creamy Irish Balls


creamy irish balls cocktail, baileys, irish cream liqueur, fireball whisky, cinnamon whisky


It's Friday!  


It's been over a week (one day over) since I've last posted and I promise that I have been wanting to in this last week.  I really did.  


My days have been filled up with family and helping them out.  I absolutely LOVE the fact that I am a stay at home Mom, for the sole reason that when my kids are in school I can help out with family stuff in my free time.  


This is the very first year that I have had all 4 kids in school, so it's a nice change.


I was looking online for some Irish inspired cocktails for St. Patrick's Day.  I found a couple and decided to put my own twist on them.  


Today's cocktail I call Creamy Irish Balls.  I had a few names for this cocktail come to mind, but this one I thought was the best!


This cocktail is creamy from the Irish Cream and then has a nice cinnamon kick at the end.  


Fireball whisky seems to do that when mixed with other ingredients.  It always seems to give a good cinnamon-ey kick to finish off each sip.  Now you have another option when trying to decide what to drink for St. Patrick's Day!  My goal is to give you a couple more choices between now and then.



Here's my recipe for Creamy Irish Balls:

  • 1 1/2 ounces Irish Cream Liqueur
  • 1 1/2 ounces Fireball Whisky
In a shaker, add ice and both ingredients above.  Shake and strain into a glass and enjoy!

Here is a photo of the end result:

creamy irish balls cocktail, baileys, irish cream liqueur, fireball whisky, cinnamon whisky


Here is a photo of the ingredients:


creamy irish balls cocktail, baileys, irish cream liqueur, fireball whisky, cinnamon whisky


Here's to family.  I don't know what I would do without mine!


Cheers!

The Cocktail Lady


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Hello! My name is Jen and I am The Cocktail Lady. I am a married mom of 4 who loves creating and trying new cocktails.

2 comments:

  1. I have to admit . . . the name drew me in. But I love the drink! Pinning!

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    1. Ha ha! I'm glad you checked it out! Thank you for pinning. I had a couple names in mind, but this one cracked me up. A friend of mine said, "You are going to have some crazy google searches with that name, lol"! Cheers!! xoxo

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