Chocolate Soldier

Chocolate Soldier

The name comes from an operetta based on a George Bernard Shaw play and it’s infamous quote, “who need cartridges when you can carry chocolate.”

1
Servings
239
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

Creating the Cocktail

  • 1 Ounce chilled espresso
  • 1 Ounce Kahlua
  • 1 Ounce vodka
  • 1/2 Ounce milk
  • 1 Ounce premium chocolate liqueur

Directions

Creating the Cocktail

Shake vigorously. For extra ammo add another shot. Note: Creator, Alex Schalchlin, explains when making cold cocktails with espresso, the espresso needs to be chilled. Using a fresh shot will water down the drink.

Chocolate Shopping Tip

There are so many varieties of chocolate on the shelves today it can be overwhelming to pick one – as a general rule of thumb, the fewer the ingredients, the better the chocolate.

Chocolate Cooking Tip

When melting chocolate, use a double boiler and stir occasionally to avoid scorching chocolate at the bottom of the bowl.

Chocolate Wine Pairing

Sweet chenin blanc, muscat, or amontillado sherry with nut-based desserts; sauternes or sweet German wines with pound cake, cheesecake, and other mildly sweet desserts; sweet chenin blanc or muscat or Alsatian vendange tardive (late harvest) wines with sweeter desserts; sweet chenin blanc or muscat or Alsatian vendange tardive (late harvest) wines, port, madeira, late-harvest zinfandel, or cabernet sauvignon or cabernet franc with chocolate desserts.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
3g
4%
Sugar
12g
N/A
Saturated Fat
2g
11%
Cholesterol
1mg
N/A
Protein
0.7g
1.4%
Carbs
22g
7%
Vitamin A
7µg
1%
Vitamin C
0.5mg
0.8%
Vitamin D
0.2µg
N/A
Calcium
17mg
2%
Folate (food)
3µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
3µg
1%
Magnesium
27mg
7%
Monounsaturated
0.2g
N/A
Niacin (B3)
2mg
8%
Phosphorus
27mg
4%
Polyunsaturated
0.1g
N/A
Potassium
84mg
2%
Sodium
33mg
1%
Zinc
0.1mg
0.9%

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