What goes well with Grand Marnier?
If you’ve looking for simple mixers for Grand Marnier so you can make quick cocktails, there are several you can try.
- Apple cider (hot spiced or cold)
- Orange juice.
- Cranberry juice.
- Hot chocolate.
- Iced tea.
- Sparkling wine or Champagne.
What’s the best way to drink Grand Marnier?
Pour 1 shot of Grand Marnier into a snifter. Serve neat, with no ice, to appreciate the complex flavors. Swirl the liqueur in the glass and take small sips to savor the taste. Add one cube of ice if you prefer your liqueur chilled.
What do you use Grand Marnier for?
Grand Marnier is a key ingredient in the classic Sidecar cocktail, made with brandy, orange liqueur, and fresh lemon juice. Adored for its ability to make Margaritas even better, the bittersweet liqueur is also found in the Cosmopolitan, Lemon Drop, and more.
What’s in the cocktail sidecar?
2 oz Cognac
3/4 oz Lemon juice3/4 oz Triple sec
Does Grand Marnier need to be refrigerated?
Liqueurs Most liqueurs like Grand Marnier, Campari, Chartreuse, and St. Germaine can be stored at room temperature and last for a very long time, provided they have around 20 percent or more alcohol by volume. Most cream-based liqueurs will indicate a best-by date and whether or not it needs to be refrigerated.
How long is Grand Marnier good for?
Grand Marnier has a distinct shelf life. Its longevity is due to its high alcohol content and depends on whether it is opened or sealed and how it is stored. Unopened Grand Marnier stored in a cool, dark place lasts eight years or more. Once opened, it should be consumed within nine months.
Does Grand Marnier go in coffee?
Grand Marnier For a quick after-dinner drink, add a shot to your coffee, then sprinkle on a little orange zest. It’s bottled at 40 percent alcohol by volume (80 proof)—equivalent to straight brandy—and will add a kick to coffee.
What food goes with a sidecar?
How long will Grand Marnier last once opened?
Its longevity is due to its high alcohol content and depends on whether it is opened or sealed and how it is stored. Unopened Grand Marnier stored in a cool, dark place lasts eight years or more. Once opened, it should be consumed within nine months.