Chocolate Orange Cream Cocktail

Total Time
Prep 2 mins
Cook 1 min

This is a drink that's as pretty as it is a sweet indulgence. In fact, we like to call it dessert in a martini glass. It tastes a bit like those Chocolate Orange Cream candy eggs, but a whole lot better and more grown up. Wanna really make this pretty? Drizzle some chocolate syrup lightly across the finished drink in a zig zag pattern. Oh yummy!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 teaspoons cocoa powder (for garnish)
  • 1 teaspoon superfine sugar (for garnish)
  • 1 12 ounces chocolate liqueur (Godiva)
  • 1 ounce irish cream (Bailey's)
  • 34 ounce Grand Marnier
  • orange twist (for garnish)
  • ice


  1. Mix two parts bittersweet chocolate powder and one part superfine sugar on a small plate. Rub the outside rim of a martini glass with water and then dip the outside rim into the chocolate-sugar mixture. Set aside.
  2. Add Godiva liqueur and Bailey's to a shaker filled two-thirds with ice. Shake for 30 seconds and strain into martini glass. Float Gran Marnier Centenaire over the top and garnish with orange twist.
Most Helpful

Oh gosh, this is SO good. I improvised a bit, used Godiva white chocolate liqueur, Panama Jack French vanilla cream, and rimmed the glass with Ovaltine :) I found the Grand Marnier was a bit overpowering with the liqueurs that I used, however, so I upped the amounts of the white chocolate liqueur and the French vanilla cream and it was PERFECT. Powerful little drink, yet light and delicious. Thanks so much!

yamakarasu September 14, 2009

I was out of cocoa powder, so I skipped the rim, but I bet it would be better with it. This was a little sharp for my tastes, but if someone made it for me, I would certainly drink it again!

Mark & Stacy June 28, 2009

I used Godiva white chocolate liqueur cause the other I got was cappucino. The taste was so good. I didn't measure the Grand Marnier I put on top. Maybe it was an ounce. I loved the taste. It's beautiful to serve to friends. Thanks Jess. Made for Holiday tag

Boomette December 22, 2008