Some cocktails are designed to be sloshed back, but others are made to be the piece de resistance of a good meal; the highlight of a party.

Brady’s Milk Punch is one of those cocktails. An Irish twist on a New Orleans classic, it is smooth, creamy, and decadent – the perfect brunch cocktail or even a liquid dessert.

The following recipe was designed by renowned mixologist Joann Spiegel of The Dead Rabbit, an Irish-owned craft cocktail bar in New York City. It uses Brady’s Irish Cream and Clontarf Irish Whiskey from Castle Brands.

Brady's Milk Punch

1 1/2 oz. Brady's Irish cream

3/4 oz. Clontarf Irish Whiskey

1/2 oz. sherry (Oloroso recommended)

1/4 oz. vanilla (Giffard recommended)

1/2 oz. half & half


Shake over ice.

Strain into punch glass

Grate dust of cinnamon over top

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