The Jam Donut Shot – A Cocktail that Tastes Like Dessert

Ah, the humble jam donut. This classic sweet treat has inspired everything from baked goods to novelty socks, and now it’s the muse behind a cocktail that’s as decadent as it is delightful. Introducing the Jam Donut Shot—a dessert in a glass that’s perfect for after-dinner sipping or celebrating special occasions.

The Jam Donut Shot is a mini-masterpiece of layered flavors that mimics the taste of its doughy namesake. At its base, raspberry liqueur provides a fruity foundation reminiscent of sweet jam. On top of this lies Bailey’s Irish Cream, adding a luxurious, velvety texture that can be likened to the soft dough of a donut. The sugar-rimmed glass and a splash of sugar syrup bring it all together, offering the sweet finishing touch that makes this cocktail a genuine dessert doppelganger.

a sip-able version of a jam donut. The beauty of the Jam Donut Shot lies in its simplicity. With only a few ingredients and a couple of minutes, you can create a cocktail that’s sure to become the toast of any gathering.

Whether you’re hosting a dessert-themed party or simply looking for a unique way to end a meal, the Jam Donut Shot is a quick, easy, and utterly delicious option. So why settle for just eating your dessert when you can drink it too? 

Jam Donut Shot

Jam Donut Shot Recipe

The Jam Donut shot is a sweet and fruity cocktail that has a flavor that is reminiscent of the classic sweet treat.
he raspberry liqueur adds a bold and fruity flavor to the drink, The Bailey's Irish cream adds a rich and velvety texture to the cocktail, and the grenadine syrup adds a touch of sweetness.
The Jam Donut Shot is sure to please anyone with a sweet tooth or loves a classic Jam doughnut. The combination of Irish Cream and Raspberry Liquour is a perfect mix to give you that Jam Donut taste. The good thing about this shot it, its quick and easy to make.

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Prep Time 2 minutes
Total Time 2 minutes

Ingredients – What’s in it?

Adjust Servings 1 serving

Instructions – How to make it:

  • Wet the top of your shot glass with sugar syrup or water and coat the rim with sugar.
  • Add your Raspberry Liqueur and then carefully layer Irish cream on top.

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Calories: 117kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 1mg | Sodium: 5mg | Sugar: 14g | Iron: 0.3mg

Course Beverage, Drinks, Shot
Cuisine Beverage, Drinks, Shot
Keyword Beverage, Drink, Layered Shot, Shot

Here are a few similar shots that you might enjoy:

  1. The Rainbow Shot – This fun and colorful shot is made with a variety of fruit liqueurs, including raspberry liqueur, blue curacao, and green melon liqueur. The liqueurs are layered in a shot glass to create a rainbow effect, and the shot is typically served with a straw so that drinkers can enjoy all of the different flavors in one sip.

  2. The Candy Shot – This sweet and indulgent shot is made with a variety of liqueurs and syrups that are inspired by popular candy flavors. For example, you might use cotton candy vodka, bubblegum liqueur, and marshmallow syrup to create a shot that tastes like a handful of sweet, sugary treats.

  3. Cotton Candy Martini – This playful and whimsical cocktail is made with cotton candy vodka, which gives it a sweet and fruity flavor that is reminiscent of the classic carnival treat. The cocktail is typically served in a martini glass and is garnished with a sprinkle of cotton candy on top.

These are just a few examples of similar shots that you might enjoy. There are many other creative and fun cocktails to explore and enjoy as well.