Fireball Snow Cone

A cool-yet-toasty slopeside cocktail that would make Martha Stewart proud.
Fireball Snow Cone Diagram
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1 »Chilled Fireball Cinnamon Whiskey.

2 »Virgin snow, preferably freshly fallen, with no traces of yellow.


1 »Firmly pack snow into a fist-size snowball, the tighter the better. In drier climes like Colorado, this may require bare hands.

2 »Drizzle Fireball over snowball. Do not saturate, or the syrupy whiskey will get your hands all stick.

3 »Enjoy this cinnamon-whiskey snow cone for grown-ups.


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