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The Little Black Dress Cocktail

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The “Little Black Dress.”  Every woman has one in her closet.  It’s that perfect go-to outfit that can be dressed up or down for just about any occasion.  Get ready, because the winner of our Best Cocktail Ever contest is the “little black dress” of spirited drinks!  It’s gorgeous, tastes great and easy to prepare at a moments notice for any party.

 Keep reading for the recipe!

Congratulations to “TheCatLadyCooks” for her winning creation!  Of course, the best accessory to a LBD (little black dress) is a strand of pearls.  Our winner created a garnish for the rim of this cocktail imitates this same look.  All you do is dip the rim in a bit of melted white chocolate and then coat it with pearlized sugar sprinkles.

I think this cocktail is perfect to serve at a bridal shower, bachelorette party, or simply a “girl’s night” weekend gathering!

The Little Black Dress Cocktail  (click here to print recipe)

Melted White Chocolate, for rimming glass

Small Pearl Dragees or White Nonpareils

Ice, for filling glass

2 oz Dark Chocolate Liqueur (Use a clear, not cream based liqueur)

8 oz Cola

1 Dark Chocolate Curl, for garnish

Pour a thin layer of melted white chocolate into a shallow dish. In another shallow dish pour a thin layer of dragees. Dip the rim of a glass into the chocolate & then into the dragees. Fill the glass with ice. Pour the liqueur & cola into the glass, then stir gently. Hang a chocolate curl on the rim of the glass. Serve.


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