Another classic, the Brandy Alexander hails from the early 1900s. A simple yet simply delicious potion of brandy, creme de cacao and cream and apparently a favorite of Beatles, John Lennon and Ringo Starr.
- 1 oz brandy
- 1/2 oz dark creme de cacao
- 1/2 oz heavy cream
- Dash of nutmeg
- Combine brandy, creme de cacao and cream in a shaker with ice
- Shake vigorously
- Strain into a cocktail glass and add a dash of nutmeg powder