Cocktails of the Week: Sicilian Kiss





Our Spirit of the Month for August is Lazzaroni Amaretto 1851 and although this week’s Cocktail of the Week is perhaps more of a shot or a shooter; it is no less enjoyable for it! So without further ado here is a recipe for the Sicilian Kiss…

Did you know: Choosing the Sicilian Kiss gave us a convenient excuse to reel off a few facts about Sicily…

Mount Etna is one of the most active volcanos in the world and it is Europe’s largest active one. Standing at 3,323 meters Etna dominates much of Sicily’s eastern coast. In modern times, Etna’s main crater has become more explosive and volatile, which has subsequently led to it becoming one of the island’s major tourist attractions.

The Allies used Sicily as a base during WWII and in 1943 the Allied Invasion, launched from the island, brought about the end of Benito Mussolini's reign.

Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean with 600 miles of coastline.

The term “mafia” originated in Sicily and this is indeed home to the infamous and illicit Mafia criminal organization.


Sicilian Kiss Cocktail Recipe

Ingredients

15ml Lazzaroni Amaretto 1851

15ml Southern Comfort

Method

In a shot glass mix equal parts of Lazzaroni Amaretto 1851 and Southern Comfort.

Simples! 
 
 

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