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Brandy Alexander

Brandy Alexander

Brandy Alexander
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Brandy Alexander

The Brandy Alexander is actually a variation of the long forgotten classic, the gin-based Alexander. The Brandy Alexander was created in New York City at Hotel Rector at the turn of the 20th century.


  • 45mL Brandy (1½ oz)
  • 30mL Creme de Cacao (1 oz)
  • 30mL Cream (1 oz)


  1. Combine the 3 ingredients into your cocktail shaker
  2. Shake with ice for 12 seconds
  3. Strain into a stemmed cocktail glass (chilled)
  4. Garnish with freshly grated nutmeg

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