When to drink cointreau?

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While Cointreau is commonly found in cocktail recipes, it is also often consumed as an aperitif (pre-meal drink) or digestif (post-meal drink).
2 Method 2 of 3: Drinking Cointreau Straight
  1. Pour it over ice. ...
  2. Pour it neat. ...
  3. Drink it as an aperitif or digestif.

How should you drink Cointreau?

It's got a distinctive sweet flavour, meaning you can drink Cointreau as a short drink sans any other ingredients and enjoy as is or, in this instance, mix with zingy lime juice, refreshing sparkling water, orange and ice for a longer drink called a 'Cointreau Fizz'. Pour into an Old Fashioned glass and enjoy.

Is Cointreau a digestif or aperitif?

Cointreau is probably best known as an ingredient in margaritas and cosmopolitans. But it actually can be imbibed by itself as an apéritif and a digestif. It is an orange-flavored triple sec (dry) liqueur that was created in 1875 in Saint-Barthélemy-d'Anjou, France by the Cointreau brothers.

What is Cointreau liqueur used for?

Cointreau is an orange liqueur with a beautiful orange perfume flavor. While you can drink it straight, it's most well known for being used in cocktails like the Margarita and Cosmopolitan.

What do you drink Quantro with?

If you like to mix up your own drinks, then try some of these popular Cointreau mixers.
  1. Citrus juices.
  2. Coffee.
  3. Hot chocolate.
  4. Apple cider (cold or warm)
  5. Sour mix and club soda.
  6. Amaretto.
  7. Dry sparkling wine.

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