Friday Night Madtini – The Hold Up

The Hold Up

The Hold Up

It’s Friday afternoon again and while scanning through the pages of the Complete Home Bartender’s Guide: 780 Recipes for the Perfect Drink we chose this drink recipe. Tonight’s Friday Madtini cocktail is the Hold Up, with its delicious mix of brandy, coconut rum, orange and lemon juice will make your taste buds jump up and salute the oncoming weekend.

Cheers and have a happy weekend!


  • 1 1/3 oz brandy
  • 2/3 oz coconut rum
  • 1 oz fresh orange juice
  • 1/3 oz fresh lemon juice
  • dash gomme syrup


Add the ingredients to a cocktail shaker with several ice cubes. Shake and then strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a lemon twist.

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  • 2 oz milk
  • 1/2 oz white crème de cacao
  • 1 oz brandy
  • 1 tbsp peppermint schnapps

Pour all ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake and then strain the contents into a cocktail glass. Garnish the drink with a small candy cane.