Eye Opener Cocktail Recipe

If you are looking for a drink with sweet and strong taste, then the Eye Opener is the very right cocktail for you. It is one among the pick me up drinks. This recipe make only one drink and is an amazing blend of light rum, Cointreau, Pernod, white creme de cacao, egg yolk and sugar. Eye Opener Cocktail is best to served on different occasions around the year. Traditionally the Eye Opener Cocktail is served in old-fashioned glasses but you can serve it in any of the cocktail glasses. Spicy Eye Opener, Green Eye Opener, and Brown Eye Opener are some of the famous types of this drink. Do not forget to add Eye Opener Cocktail in the menu of your upcoming party or get-togetner.

Preparation Time: 2 to 5 minutes

Serving Size: 01

Equipments Used: 25 to 50ml shot measure, cocktail shaker and a cocktail glass


(2 fl oz /50 ml) light rum

(0.5 fl oz / 15 ml) Cointreau

(2 teaspoons) Pernod

(1 teaspoon) white creme de cacao

(1 teaspoon) sugar

Yolk of one egg

Ice cubes


  • 1

    First of all, pick up an egg, break it into half and separate the yellow portion (yolk) and place it in a bowl.

  • 2

    Now, grab a cocktail shaker and fill half of it with ice cubes or crushed ice. Add the yolk, 50 ml of light rum, 15 ml of Cointreau, 2 teaspoons Pernod, 1 teaspoon white creme de cacao and 1 tablespoon sugar onto the crushed ice in your cocktail shaker.

  • 3

    Carefully place the lid of the cocktail shaker on the top of it. Gently shake it for few seconds until all ingredients mix thoroughly.

  • 4

    Your Eye Opener Cocktail is ready; pour it into pre-chilled old-fashioned glass of any other cocktail glass.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

− three = 2