Cocktail Recipies · Drinks Related

Shots anyone?

weddingplanningchecklist (9)Shots anyone??

Having a party is more than just a gathering, you know men in the kitchen talking about motorways, traffic cops and football and women in the… well wherever they decide to gather, to ‘chat’ about the men, drool over Bradley Cooper and talk about make up..

What you need is a cunning plan, a meeting of minds, dancing on the coffee table!!

And what better way than shots!! And, I don’t care what your age is, a shot or two never hurt anyone!!

Now, we all know the standard shots don’t we? And, while they are all well and good for your standard night out, if you are looking for something a bit more, you know… remarkable, talked about… fun for your party.. you need to put a thought into it.

Or not… cause I’ve done that for you!!

Take a look at some great shot ideas below along with recipies and get your party going with a swing. For an extra twist, greet your guests as they come in with them all prepared on a tray. And, for an even extra extra twist and a unique party idea, get them personalised shot glasses for each individual guest!

Alabama Slammer
½ oz Sloe Gin
1oz Amaretto Liqueur
1oz Southern Comfort Peach Liqueur
Dash of Lemon Juice
alabama slammer

½ oz Peach Schnapps
½ oz Vodka
1 oz Cranberry Juice
1 x Fresh Cherry to dress

woo woo

1 oz Baileys
1 oz Ameretto
1 oz Coffee Liqueur


Baby Guiness
1 oz Coffee Liqueur
½ oz Irish Cream
Squirty Cream Optional for top


Slippery Nipple
½ oz Baileys Irish Cream
½ Butterscotch Schnapps

slippery nipple

So, hope these 5 get you going… Now in the interest of the blog, I have obviously tried them all myself and my verdict for the nicest has got to be

da da daarrrrrr……

The Slippery Nipple!! But it has to be said, I am partial to a drop of Baileys.

So, what I want to know is, what is yours? Any advice for my readers, any shots we need to try?

For personalised shot glasses click on the link below..

Shot Glasses for All Occasions

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And if you got this far without wanting to throw yourself through the nearest window, thanks for reading. It is much appreciated!!

So, try them out and let me know!!

Til then… ttfn

Paula xx