The best of both worlds merge when Chocolate Cake Day arrives. January 27 is National Chocolate Cake Day by some foodie calendars. The phrase, “Have one’s cake and eat it too,” takes on new meaning when cake batter becomes liquid bliss shaken and strained into a cocktail glass.
German Chocolate Cake
1 ounce Coconut Rum
1 ounce Crème de Cacao
1/2 ounce Frangelico
1/2 ounce Heavy Cream
Shredded Coconut Garnish
Combine liquid ingredients in cocktail shaker with ice. Shake to blend and chill. Strain into chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with sprinkling of shredded coconut.
The Chocolate Cake Shot is another way to celebrate birthdays or Chocolate Cake Day.