I made some Candied Pecan Liqueur once, ages ago, and loved it so much I now try to keep it on hand in my bar at all times. It's the main ingredient in many of my Pecan Cocktails.
Once more into the breach, only this time with chocolate pecan pie on my mind.
CHOCOLATE PECAN PIE
2 Oz. Homemade Pecan Liqueur
1/2 Oz. Chocolate Vodka
1/2 Oz. Chocolate Liqueur
1/2 Oz. Half & Half
Garnish: Chopped pecans and dark chocolate shavings
Tools: Cocktail shaker
Glass: Cocktail (Martini)
Shake ingredients with ice then strain into a chilled glass.
Garnish and serve.
National Chocolate Pecan Pie Day is August 20th. National Pecan Pie Day is July 12th.
If you like this cocktail you might also want to try this Bourbon Derby Cocktail.