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Ready to drink snowball cocktail with gorgeous raw cane sugar rim.

Snowball Cocktail with Bitter Lemon

This festive alcoholic cocktail is made with three ingredients only and takes just a few minutes to make! The combination of egg liqueur, bitter lemon, and fresh lemon juice tastes heavenly!
5 from 99 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Cocktails, Drinks
Cuisine British
Servings 1 Glass
Calories 156 kcal



  • 2 cl Eggnog or Egg Liqueur / Advocaat
  • 300 ml Bitter Lemon Quantity depends on the size of the cocktail glass
  • ½ Lemon organic

For the rim


Rim the Cocktail Glass

  • Get two small plates ready.
  • Squeeze the other half of the lemon and strain its juice into the small plate.
  • Add the brown cane sugar to the second plate (just enough to cover the bottom). 
  • Turn the glass upside down and dip the rim of the glass into the freshly squeezed lemon juice.
  • Gently twist the glass through the brown cane sugar to create that gorgeous rim.


  • Cut a fresh lemon in half and squeeze one half with a lemon squeezer.
  • Strain the juice into a tall mixing glass.
  • Add the egg liqueur and mix them well.
  • Pour the lemon-juice-egg-liqueur-mixture into a rimmed cocktail glass.
  • Top the cocktail glass up with the ice-cold bitter lemon.
  • Enjoy!

Please note that all my recipes are developed and tested in metric grams. I recommend using digital scales for more accurate results. I provided a conversion to US customary in the recipe, but please note that I haven't tested it using this method.

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Keyword Advocaat, Bitter Lemon, Egg liqueur, Eggnog, Festive Cocktail, Retro Cocktail, Snowball Cocktail, Snowball Drink
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Nutrition values are estimates only, using online calculators. Please verify using your own data.
Serving: 1Glass | Calories: 156kcal | Carbohydrates: 41g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 1mg | Sodium: 33mg | Potassium: 155mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 33g | Vitamin A: 28IU | Vitamin C: 57mg | Calcium: 37mg | Iron: 1mg