Cocktail & Other Recipes Cocktail Type Shots & Shooters


b-52 shot cocktail
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The B-52 shot is believed to have originated in the 1970s by a bartender and fan of the iconic band, The B-52s. This classic shot is a guilty pleasure armed with three liqueurs. You can make this layered shooter in seconds at home.


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  • 1/3 ounce coffee liqueur
  • 1/3 ounce Baileys Irish Cream liqueur
  • 1/3 ounce Grand Marnier liqueur


  1. Layer the three spirits in a shot glass in the order they're listed.