How to make the Grasshopper cocktail


The Grasshopper Cocktail was submitted as an entry to a New York cocktail contest which, some say, was held during the Prohibition era. Cocktail expert Robert Hess shows you how to make this simple drink that is perfect for dessert!

How to make the Grasshopper cocktail RECIPE

1 oz green crème de menthe
1 oz white crème de cacao
1 oz cream


Shake well with ice.
Strain into a cocktail glass.
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  • Robert Hess

    Robert Hess Author & Mixologist Robert Hess is a co-founder of the Museum of the American Cocktail in Las Vegas, and the author of The Essential Bartender’s Guide: How to Make Truly Great Cocktails. more about this expert »

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