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6 Best Shot Recipes

Do you want to know the best shots to make when you are hosting people? Well you're in luck as the shots below are perfect to make to get everyone happily toasty at your party or pre-game.
Prep Time1 min
Cook Time1 min
Total Time2 mins
Course: Drinks, shooters, shots
Cuisine: American
Keyword: adult drinks, hosting, shooters, shots
Servings: 1
Cost: $2

Ingredients

Shaft Espresso Shot

  • Cold Espresso or strong cold coffee. I use Starbucks espresso cans or cold brew, simple enough.
  • 1 oz vodka
  • 1 oz Kahlua
  • 1 oz Irish cream like Bailey’s or Carolyn's.

Flaming Dr. Pepper

  • 3/4 oz amaretto
  • 1/4 oz Overproof rum. It needs to be over 100 proof to catch on fire typically.
  • Beer

Picklebacks

  • 1-2 oz whiskey
  • 1 oz chilled pickle juice

Mexican Snowshoe

  • 1/2 oz Tequila
  • 1/2 oz Rumple minz Peppermint schnapps works as well

Irish Car Bomb

  • 1/2 glass Guinness beer
  • 1/2 oz Bailey’s Irish cream
  • 1/2 oz Irish whiskey sub any whiskey

Drop Claw Shot

  • 2/3 can White Claw
  • 1/2 oz flavored rum or flavored vodka
  • 1/2 oz amaretto If not amaretto can just use all rum or vodka and it's still good.

Instructions

Shaft Espresso Shot

  • Put all liquor into a shaker and shake it up.
  • Pour in your glass.
  • Top with espresso and stir.
  • Put a straw in and suck it back as fast as you can.
    Shaft Espresso Shot Recipe

Flaming Dr. Pepper

  • Add amaretto to a shot glass
  • Top with rum and light rum on fire
  • Drop into half a pint glass of beer
  • Make sure fire is out… or don’t…
  • Chug

Picklebacks

  • Whiskey in one shot glass, cold pickle juice in the other.
  • Take your whiskey shot and chase it with the pickle juice
    Pickleback Shot recipe

Mexican Snowshoe

  • Pretty simple again… fill your shot glass with half tequila and half Rumple Minze.
  • Drink it.

Irish Car Bomb

  • Layer baileys first then slowly pour whiskey on top.
  • Drop into half a pint glass of Guinness
  • Chug
    Irish Car Bomb Recipe

Drop Claw Shot

  • Pour White Claw into a short glass. Our amaretto and rum into a shot glass.
  • Drop the shot into your White Claw and chug. Be sure to cover your teeth with your lips just in case the shot comes down.

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