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Perfect Your Godfather Cocktail Recipe And Try Delectable Twists

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Simple, delectable and definitely pleasing to the palate! Believed to be inspired by the movie of the same name, the Godfather is a two-ingredient classic cocktail made with scotch whisky and amaretto liqueur. It’s smooth, sweet and a strong mix of flavours. If you are a home bartender, mixing this at home is a breeze. It’s a perfect drink for whisky enthusiasts to sip and savour after a long and tiring day! We have curated the classic cocktail recipe and some delectable twists that you can craft at home. 

Godfather Cocktail And Modern Twists

Classic Godfather Cocktail Recipe

Classic Godfather Cocktail
The classic mix of scotch and amaretto will leave your senses satisfied. Pair it with your favourite desserts or enjoy yet after the sunset; this smooth and easy whisky cocktail will not disappoint. Here’s the cocktail recipe for you:

Ingredients
- Johnnie Walker Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky - 45ml
- Amaretto Liqueur - 15ml
- Ice

Method
- Grab a mixing glass and fill it with ice.
- Measure and pour Johnnie Walker Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky into the mixing glass.
- Next, add amaretto to the mixing glass and stir well to combine the ingredients.
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into a rocks glass filled with a large cube of ice.

Godfather Cocktail Variations

1. The Godmother Cocktail Recipe

Godmother Cocktail
To craft this drink, simply swap scotch whisky in the Godfather cocktail recipe with Vodka. This version is lighter and has a pleasant burst of flavours that will leave your senses in joy! If you are a home bartender who loves vodka cocktails, you must try this version! Here’s the cocktail recipe made using Ketel One Vodka for you to try at home:

Ingredients
- Ketel One Vodka - 50ml
- Amaretto - 15ml
- Orange Wheel - 1
- Ice

Method
- Grab a mixing glass and fill it with ice.
- Measure and pour Ketel One Vodka and amaretto into the mixing glass.
- Stir vigorously to combine the ingredients.
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into a rocks glass over the fresh block of ice.
- Garnish with an orange wheel (you can use a dehydrated orange wheel for an added burst of flavour) and serve!

2. Goddaughter Cocktail Recipe

Goddaughter Cocktail
This is a creamier version of the godmother cocktail, and is a delicious dessert drink that you can sip! Whether you want to serve at your next cocktail party or whip up something to indulge in, this is a great choice. This easy cocktail is perfect for home bartenders to experiment with drinks. Here’s the cocktail recipe for you to try:

Ingredients
- Ketel One Vodka - 40ml
- Amaretto - 20ml
- Cream - 20ml
- Ice

Method
- Grab a cocktail shaker and fill it with ice.
- Measure and pour Ketel One Vodka, amaretto and cream into the shaker.
- Shake well to combine.
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into a rocks glass filled with fresh ice.

3. Godfather Sour Cocktail Recipe

Godfather Sour Cocktail
Flavours of Godfather cocktail and whisky sour meet in a delightful mix! This version brings whisky, amaretto, citrus, sugar and egg white in an indulgent blend. If you love whisky sour, then you will surely fall in love with this drink! Here’s the cocktail recipe using Johnnie Walker Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky for you to try:

Ingredients
- Johnnie Walker Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky - 30ml
- Amaretto - 30ml
- Lemon Juice - 30ml
- Rich Simple Syrup - 7.5ml
- Egg White - 1
- Ice

Method
- Measure and pour Johnnie Walker Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky, amaretto, lemon juice and rich simple syrup into a cocktail shaker.
- Gently separate the egg white from the yolk and add it to the shaker.
- Dry shake (without ice) the ingredients to combine.
- Next, fill the shaker with ice.
- Shake vigorously until the drink is well combined.
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain it into a rocks glass over a fresh block of ice.
- Garnish with an orange wheel and serve!