How to make a traffic light drink

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How to make a traffic light drink
Traffic light drinks are easy to make. (Fedor Kondratenko/iStock/Getty Images)

Carefully layer the ingredients and you'll see all the colours of a traffic light. Serves 1.

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Things you need

  • 30 ml (1 fl oz) Southern Comfort
  • 30 ml (1 oz) peach Schnapps
  • 60 ml (2 oz) Blue Curacao
  • 60 ml (3 tbsp) raspberry cordial
  • 100 ml (3 oz) orange juice
  • Ice
  • Cocktail Glass
  • Cocktail Shaker

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  1. 1

    Put the ice, Southern Comfort®, schnapps and orange juice in a shaker.

  2. 2

    Shake six to eight times.

  3. 3

    Pour into a cocktail glass.

  4. 4

    Pour the Curacao over the back of a spoon so that it sinks to the bottom without mixing.

  5. 5

    Float the raspberry cordial on top.

Tips and warnings

  • Pour the Southern Comfort® mix first, then float the cordial, and use green crème de menthe on the top and no Curacao to get a Cameroon Cooler.
  • Mixed drinks contain alcohol, so use moderation.
  • Never drink and drive.

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