Drink Like Diddy: 5 Recipes Using Sean Combs, French Montana New Vodka CÎROC French Vanilla

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5 Cocktails Using Diddy, French Montana's New CÎROC French Vanilla Photo: Courtesy

Indulge in a rich, velvety taste of vanilla cream that combines hints of vanilla bean resulting in a taste experience that is elegantly smooth. The new CÎROC French Vanilla is the eighth variant in the flavor line extension from the makers of CÎROC Ultra Premium Vodka.

French Montana will represent the new vodka, while Sean “Diddy” Combs and CÎROC will be inspiring and empowering the next generation to dream big, work hard, and make their own success. 

Additionally, the smooth and refreshing chill of the ultimate French Vanilla Cocktail - CÎROC French Vanilla and Iced Coffee - is the cocktail for all seasons. A limited quantity of CÎROC French Vanilla will be released this August in select markets ahead of the national launch on October 2nd.

Whether you are celebrating the big wins or the small wins in life remember to do so responsibility and always have a designated driver. Enjoy below five easy and exclusive recipes:

  • French Vanilla Martini

French Vanilla Martini French Vanilla Martini Photo: Courtesy

1.5 oz CÎROC French Vanilla

.5 oz Dry Vermouth

2 dashes of orange bitters

Lemon Zest

Garnish: Lemon Twist

Glassware: Martini Glass

Method: Combine all ingredients inyo a shaker filled with ice. Shake and stare over Nick & Nora glass.

  • French Vanilla Iced Coffee

French Vanilla Iced Coffee French Vanilla Iced Coffee Photo: Courtesy

1.5 oz CÎROC French Vanilla

3 oz Cold Brew Coffee

.5 oz Simple Syrup

.5 oz Baileys Almande

Glassware: Collins

Method: Combine all ingredients into a shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously and strain over a rocks glass filled with ice.

Note: To make simple syrup, bring sugar and water to a boil at a ratio of 2 to 1. For example, dissolve 1 cup of sugar into 1/2 cup of water.

  • French 75

French 75 French 75 Photo: Courtesy

1.5 oz CÎROC French Vanilla

.5 oz Fresh Lemon Juice

.5 oz Simple Syrup

Top with Prosecco

Glassware: Champagne Flute

Method: Combine CÎROC French Vanilla, fresh lemon juice, and simple syrup into a shaker filled with ice. Shake staring into a champagne flute. Top with prosecco ands serve.

  • French Vanilla and Ginger Ale

French Vanilla and Ginger Ale French Vanilla and Ginger Ale Photo: Courtesy

1.5 oz CÎROC French Vanilla

4 oz Ginger Ale

Garnish: Vanilla Bean

Glassware: Rocks

Method: Build CÎROC French Vanilla and Ginger Ale in a rocks glass over ice. Stir and serve.

  • French Vanilla Hot Chocolate

French Vanilla Hot Chocolate French Vanilla Hot Chocolate Photo: Courtesy

1.5 oz CÎROC French Vanilla

Cup of Hot Chocolate

Garnish: Marshmallow

Glassware: Mug

Method: Build CÎROC French Vanilla and Hot Chocolate in coffee mug. Stir and serve.

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