How to Make an Angels Delight Cocktail

Are you tired of drinking strong and sharp alcoholic drinks? Do you want to try something new which belongs to cocktail family despite of being less intoxicated? Then you must go for angel’s delight cocktail as it is a great creamy classic.

Traditionally, angel’s delight is served as a desert cocktail and it has earned lot of admiration for its mild aroma and depth of flavour. The secret behind this is that cream gives it certain kind of smell and colour whereas gin, triple sec and grenadine minimize the sweetness and bring sharpness which is associated with cocktails.

Undoubtedly, angel’s delight is the best drink that you can offer in parties where you want to have something sweet and easy. You can make it well before time and then all you need to do is to serve after garnishing. However, you must not add too much cream as it will ruin its flavour and transform it into a boring shake. Moreover, do not leave it for long otherwise cream can affect its taste and delight.

Nutrition Facts:

Because of the presence of alcoholic drinks, it is believed that cocktails do not have nutritious elements. It is completely wrong notion or at least in the case of angel’s delight case as this drink offers you 223 calories in one glass.

Moreover, it also contains 933 (kj) Energy, 8.7 g fat, 11.5 carbohydrate, 1.2 g protein, 9.8 g sugar, 18 mg sodium and 14.9 g of  alcohol.

Prep time: 3 min
Cook time: Nil
Total time: 3 min
Yield: 1 serving
Utensils: Pitcher, shaker, stirrer, refrigerator, serving cocktail glass, grinder

Cream: 1 oz
Triple sec: 3/4 oz
Gin: 3/4 oz
Dashes grenadine: 2-3
Ice Cubes (as many as you want)


  • 1

    First of all you will rinse the utensils properly to remove all the germs and dirt from them.

  • 2

    Before preparing angel’s delight cocktail, you should prepare the serving glass. For that, you should fill your glass with chilled water and place it in a refrigerator. Take the glass out of refrigerator after 5 minutes and throw out the water.

  • 3

    Now you will pour all the ingredients in a pitcher/ shaker and combine all the ingredients properly.

  • 4

    Add as many ice cubes as you want and mix it properly. You may use crushed ice in your drink.

  • 5

    After it gets chilled, pour into serving glass and serve after garnishing.

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