When you first hear the name and see this cocktail, you’ll think that it has actual marijuana in it. Sorry to disappoint, but there is no weed in the Liquid Marijuana shot, only mild liquors. We’ll cover the authentic cannabis-containing cocktails in another post.
The alcohol by volume is low, and the shot is strong enough to get you tipsy and not wasted. The ingredients are fun and give it a sweet, fruity flavor and a greenish-blue color. The Liquid Marijuana Shot is not the most popular cocktail at craft cocktail bars, but it is a trendy drink among the younger, partying crowd.
As this is a shot, each of the different types of alcohol comes in a minimal amount. Still, the ingredients are fun and tasty, and whenever you are in a partying mode, you can opt for the Liquid Marijuana Shot.
To make this cocktail, you will need a shot glass and:
- 0.25 oz spiced rum
- 0.25 oz coconut rum
- 0.25 oz Blue Curacao
- 0.25 oz Midori melon liqueur
- 0.25 oz pineapple juice
- 0.25 oz lemon juice
- 0.25 oz simple syrup
Pour all the ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake until chilled. Strain into a shot glass and serve.