Oak Room Special: Shades of Smoky Autumn Brandy, Cherry & Creme

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

cherry cocktail on brown tableYou may wonder why this simply sweet and delicious cocktail has such a masculine name. It may be because the brandy in it conjures up getting cozy before a blazing fireplace with flames that are reflected in the golden glow of wood paneled walls and beamed ceilings.

Or…something like that. One doesn’t necessarily have to wax poetic to savor and enjoy this creamy delight anywhere, any time.

Oak Room Special

Ingredients:

2 ounces brandy
2 ounces cherry brandy
2 ounces crème de cacao
1 egg white

Directions:
Pour all the ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
Shake vigorously  and then some to make sure the thicker ingredients are completely mixed).

Strain into a chilled cocktail glass and enjoy.