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Mother's Day cocktails made chocolicious with Patrón XO Cafe Dark Cocoa

By April MacIntyre May 10, 2012, 18:02 GMT

Mother's Day cocktails made chocolicious with Patrón XO Cafe Dark Cocoa

Perfect timing as Sunday is Mother\'s Day, and every mom deserves a little taste of luxury and chocolate to unwind with. Patrón Spirits has delivered a delicious blending liqueur line to make a variety of fantastic drinks.

Monsters and Critics made some amazing Mother's Day cocktail recipes using our new Patrón XO Cafe Dark Cocoa we received to try out.

Patrón Spirits recently announced the launch of the first brand extension for the Patrón XO Cafe coffee liqueur line.

Perfect timing as Sunday is Mother's Day, and every mom deserves a little taste of luxury and chocolate to unwind with.  Patrón Spirits has delivered a delicious blending liqueur line to make a variety of fantastic drinks.

The new Patrón XO Cafe Dark Cocoa combines Patrón Silver tequila and the light essence of coffee with an extraordinary chocolate flavor to create a unique and enjoyable liqueur.

Distilled at 60 proof, Patrón XO Cafe Dark Cocoa has a deep, dark brown color, and an aroma of fresh coffee balanced with cocoa. The taste is dry, not sweet like many other coffee liqueurs,

Under $25, this is an affordable gift every mom will appreciate receiving this Mother's Day.

Here were our faviorite recipes you can make for Mom:

The Banana Split

This addictive dessert in a glass is a great recipe for mom to relax on her special day:

2 oz. Patrón XO Café Dark Cocoa
1 oz.Crčme de Banana
1 oz. heavy cream

Shake all ingredients with ice and strain into a rocks glass. Garnish with a banana slice.

Brown Cow
Method

 

Build on the rocks.

Ingredients

1.5 oz : Patrón XO Café Dark Cocoa
1 oz : Ultimat Vodka

Cocoa Butter
Method

 

Blend all ingredients in blender and pour into a hurricane-style glass.

Garnish with butterscotch drizzle.

Ingredients

2 oz : Patrón XO Cafe Dark Cocoa
1 oz : butterscotch liqueur
1 large scoop vanilla ice cream
butterscotch for garnish

Café Mocha
Method

 

Shake all ingredients with ice and strain into a rocks glass with ice.

Garnish with chocolate shavings.

Ingredients

1.5 oz : Patrón XO Café Dark Cocoa
1.5 oz : Patrón XO Café
1 oz : Cream
chocolate shavings for garnish

Chocolate Bite

Method

 

Dry shake the ingredients and then add ice and shake again. Strain into a martini glass.

Garnish with a chocolate swirl and coffee beans on top of the egg white froth. (optional)

Ingredients

1.5 oz : Patrón XO Café Dark Cocoa
1.5 oz : Patrón Silver
0.5 oz : Patrón Citronge
1 oz : Heavy Whipping Cream
0.75 oz : Simple Syrup
1 : Egg White
chocolate sauce & coffee beans for garnish

Dark Eyes
Method

 

Serve as a shot.

Garnish with a black olive.

Ingredients

1 oz : Patrón XO Café Dark Cocoa
0.5 oz : Ultimat Vodka
0.5 oz : Patrón Citronge Liqueur
1 : black olive for garnish

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