Serve in a Shot glass
- 1/3 shot absinthe
- 1/3 shot Bacardi 151 Overproof Rum
- 1/3 shot Chartreuse
Tools & Equipment
How to Make
- Build in any order in a shot glass.
As with a lot of shooter & mixed drink recipes, the origins of the A.B.C shot are unknown despite it being one of the most popular shots around the world. And that makes it even harder to pinpoint its origins both in time & location.
ABC Shot Variations
There are variations to this shot that play on the A.B.C. acronym. However, it’s important to note that whilst there are variations out there, the above recipe is the original. This shot was made to be deadly and the combinations below have much less alcohol in terms of proof (ABV%).
The two most popular variations can also be layered Pousse Café shooters.
Method: Layer in the order given above.
Instead of using cognac, use Cointreau instead. Follow the same method, layering Cointreau on last.