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Prince of Wales



26 Reviews


  • 2 cl cognac
  • 2 cl orange liqueur
  • 2-3 dashes Angostura bitters
  • Champagne

Bar Accessories:

  • Champagne glass
  • Ice cubes

Pour all ingredients except champagne into a champagne glass for 30 seconds and stir gently. Then pour in the champagne, grain (with an orange peel) and serve. You can find more champagne cocktail recipes on our champagne cocktail page!

prince of wales
Recipe by Tim

A Glass of Royal Elegance: Enjoying the Prince of Wales Cocktail

The Prince of Wales is a regal choice if you’re looking for a drink that oozes luxury and pays respect to royalty. This traditional cocktail creates a drink befitting of a prince by fusing Benedictine liqueur’s delicate herbal undertones with the rich aromas of Scotch whiskey. Join us as we examine the Prince of Wales cocktail’s history, components, and technique.

The Prince of Wales Cocktail's Royal Origins

A venerable classic with a reputation for being sophisticated and nuanced is the Prince of Wales drink. Even though its precise origins are still a mystery, cocktail lovers have long savored it. This elegant beverage pays homage to the position held by the heir apparent to the British crown.


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