Salted Caramel White Russians.



My love for cocktails knows no bounds, and living with a cocktail expert has definitely allowed me to pursue many flavour combinations! I wanted to whip up something dreamy and festive, something to sip on as you snuggle up in your PJs, with a Christmas film playing in the background.

And so, the Salted Caramel White Russian was born.

This is a really simple drink, so I went all out with the garnish. I swirled the glass with salted caramel sauce first, to add a little somethin’ somethin’ to the mix. As for the finishing touches, a bit of rosemary really added some colour to my incredible concoction, and we decided to snap up some of the Green & Blacks Thins Salted Caramel chocolate in to long, thin pieces to decorate too. Plus, it was a tasty treat to munch!

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You don’t need anything too fancy for this, just a sprig of Rosemary if you can, and some matching glasses. I found the Salted Caramel Irish Cream in Tesco, and it’s heavenly!

The recipe below makes one cocktail, so double for two.

Salted caramel sauce
Salt flakes

25ml (one shot) Salted Caramel Irish Cream
25ml Amaretto
75ml (3 shots) of half and half (milk and cream)

Take the caramel sauce and use a teaspoon to slightly drizzle it in the glass, while slowly turning the glass so you get a nice swirled effect.
Fill the glass with ice.

Next, add your liquid ingredients to your cocktail shaker, along with a few cubes of ice. Shake well and strain in to the glasses. Garnish with a spring of rosemary, a bit of chocolate or even a candy cane! Perfection. I even sprinkled on a little salt flakes to complete the taste sensation!

This just feels festive! Will you be whipping up one of these?

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  • This looks so tasty! Can’t wait to try this out.

    Anika |

  • OH.MY.GOD. These sound absolutely incredible, salted caramel is my fav so I’ll definitely have to try these out!

    Aisling | Aislings beauty bytes x

  • Lisa

    Amazing! I love salted caramel! Will be making these for my friends on Boxing day Lisa

  • This looks (and sounds) to die for! I love a white russian, and adding salted caramel just takes it to another level.

  • Oh my… I’ll try them tonight they look so delicious!
    Have a great day x

  • These look so tasty!

    Xx, Daria

  • You had me at salted caramel.. Definitely going to try these, thanks for sharing x

  • They look nothing short of delicious. Although I was already head over heels for these when you first mentioned salted caramel!

    Jodie, xo // Jodie Loue

  • WOW! These look delicious! I am so jealous! Xx

  • kirstintnsly

    These sound incredible! Will definitely be on my list of cocktails to try on New Years Eve.

  • Lucy Birchall

    Kaaaaaate!! Oh my goodness gracious me, legitimately I’m gonna need a big glass of this pronto! I’m a big fan of eating pretty damn healthy most of the time, but when I want to indulge, I go all out. This is one of those things that I can imagine is SO worth going all out on! Just sent my Mum to rummage through the cupboards to find similar ingredients…. eek!
    Merry Christmas, Kate!
    She’s So Lucy

  • These look and sound absolutely amazing!!!! I need to make them asap

    Lauren x |

  • Loving this festive holiday drink! <3 It looks so pretty! 😀 Have a very Merry Christmas!

    XO, Elizabeth

  • This looks so tasty, I’d love to try it. Thanks for sharing and Merry Christmas!

  • Angela Sandez

    These photos are so beautiful! And I think I have to try this recipie ^^

  • Omg these sound amazing!!!!
    Leonie ♥ Lo On The Go

  • Nat

    These sound amazing! Definitely going to have a go at making them myself. 😛

  • Wow you’ll definitely find this in my bookmarks LOL, you had me at salted caramel !

    Katina |

  • um YUM! Sounds delicious!