Top 10 Galliano Drinks with Recipes
What is Galliano Liqueur
Galliano, originally known as Liquore Galliano L’Autentico, is a liqueur drink that originated in Italy in 1896. Named after an Italo-Ethiopian war hero Giuseppe Galliano, this is a gluten-free herbal drink with a characteristic bright yellow color and tastes somewhat sweet. It is a popular choice in bars and parties as a mixer for a variety of cocktail drinks and many other alcoholic mixes.
Top 10 Galliano Drinks with Recipes
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As always, here are a few of the best Galliano liqueur drinks recipes for you right from the tiki bars. You must try them all with confidence and make your home the funkiest and friendliest place around!
How to Make Galliano Mixed Drinks & Cocktails
1. Original Root Beer Float Cocktail with Galliano Liqueur
To make this popular classic drink, first, take a Collin’s glass and fill it with a handful of ice cubes. Now pour ½ oz of each of vodka, Galliano and light cream, and stir thoroughly until evenly mixed. Fill the rest of the glass with any cola (like Coke). Garnish with whipped cream before you serve.
2. Cool Hot Shot Drinks with Liqueur Galliano Ristretto Coffee Liqueur
Pour ½ oz of chilled Galliano and gin, each, in shot glasses. Add a splash of amaretto and then carefully float 1 oz of warm Galliano Ristretto Coffee Liqueur from the top. Shoot in immediately with a whipped cream on top.
3. Easy White & Black Galliano Vanilla Liqueur Cocktail
In a tall cocktail glass or beer mug, pour an oz of Galliano, and to this, add 2 large scoops of vanilla ice cream. Top up the rest with a black soft drink like Pepsi or Coke and stir mix gently. Now drink.
4. 3-in-1 Italian Liquore Galliano Colorful Shooters
Line up three chilled shot glasses in the order mentioned with the following liqueurs: 1 oz cherry brandy, 1 oz Galliano, and 1 oz Midori. Now shoot all three one by one!
5. Flavored Standard Black Cocktail Drink Containing Galliano
In a lowball glass, stir mix ¼ oz of each of Galliano, black Sambuca, and Kahlua French Vanilla Liqueur, with 1 oz of cola and 3 oz of club soda, all chilled. Decorate with a lemon rind. Your black drink is ready.
6. Fruit-infused Martini Long Drink Using Galliano Liqueur
In a mixing jar, mix thoroughly (at least 30-40 revolutions) ¾ oz of each of Galliano, green chartreuse, 2 oz of Mekhong Thai spirit, and 2-3 dashes of Peychaud Bitters. Serve in chilled martini glasses with a fresh citrus slice.
7. Simple 1-Minute Cocktails with Galliano L’Autentico Liqueur
Mix 1½ oz of each of Sambuca, Amaretto and Galliano in cocktail glasses over a handful of crushed ice and serve.
8. Alcohol Mixed Fruity Galliano Cocktails
In a glass bowl, mix ½ oz white rum, banana liqueur, Galliano, each, with a few dashes of blue curacao. Fill the rest with ginger beer and apple (or pineapple) juice in equal proportions. Serve with floating ice cubes.
9. Fruity Party-Drinks with Vodka, Galliano and Orange Juice
This cocktail drink is specifically made with vodka, Galliano, and orange juice. To make it, first stir peach schnapps and vodka, 1½ oz each, in highball glasses. Fill the rest with orange juice. Top with 1 tbsp of whipped cream and a splash of Galliano in each glass before you serve your friends.
10. All-Yellow Quick Cocktail Party Drinks with Galliano
In a large mixing jar, mix yellow chartreuse, gold tequila and Galliano in equal parts, over a lot of ice cubes. Serve your guests with lemon wheels in stylish old-fashioned cocktail glasses.
Mixing Galliano in drinks is a good idea as long as you know how to drink them. Now that you know how to make your own homemade drinks with Galliano in them, we are quite sure, you will be able to capture the heart and captivate the mind of each one of your fun-loving friends at this weekend’s cocktail party! Best of luck!
- by Sean Northampton
- August 28th 2017