The Godfather

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The godfather made of 50% scotch and 50% amaretto

So I truthfully don’t consider this drink a cocktail, as there are only two ingredients. Technically it’s a mixed drink, although the fact that both of the liquids are alcohol can be mistaken for a cocktail. Actually, I could totally be wrong…call it whatever you want. The Godfather is a 1:1 mix of Amaretto and Scotch.

How To Make The Godfather Cocktail

godfather cocktail ingredients

50 ml Single Malt Scotch Whisky. I prefer Glen Moray because it’s a great cheap single malt, perfect for mixing.

50 ml Amaretto Liqueur

Instructions: Add both ingredients to a glass with a large ice ball or cube. Stir. Garnish with an orange peel. Pretty simple, right?

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The Godfather

A simple cocktail that's more or less just a mixed drink. You really don't even need a recipe, it's just 1:1 Scotch and Amaretto.
Prep Time 1 minute
Total Time 1 minute
Course Cocktails, Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 1 drink


  • 50 ml Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • 50 ml Amaretto


  • Add both ingredients to a rocks glass with a large ice ball or cube. Drop in an orange peel and serve.
Keyword Godfather, Godfather Cocktail, Scotch Cocktails

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