Cocktail Advent Calendar-Dec 22nd, the Porto Flip

How is the Porto Flip different from the Coffee cocktail?  Trust.  The Porto Flip for toady’s Cocktail Advent Calendar has a simple lesson; trust your friends.  A quick  look through the internet would show you that the Porto Flip is the same as the Coffee Cocktail, this is what I always learned.  But something I’ve noticed that happens quite often in translating drinks is that unknown and expensive ingredients are lost. provides this recipe for a Porto Flip and I think we’d all agree that is much better than the half assed way we were all likely taught.

The Porto Flip with real herbal liqueurs

The Porto Flip with real herbal liqueurs

Porto Flip 

  • 1oz Port
  • 1 egg
  • .25 oz benedictine
  • .25 oz simple syrup
  • .25 oz yellow chartreuse
I’ll Partner this one up with Bing Crosby’s, “I’ll be home for Christmas.” A saddy about want to come home from WW2, “if only in my dreams.”
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