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Cinnamon Toast Crunch Fireball And Rum Milk Shots

Combining the sweetness of Cinnamon Toast Crunch with the warmth of Fireball whiskey and the creaminess of rum, the result is a surprisingly delicious cereal shooter. This unorthodox pairing challenges the traditional notion that cereal is only for breakfast, opening up new possibilities for creative recipes. The key to making this unique combination work is balancing the flavors – the crunch of Cinnamon Toast Crunch provides a delightful textural contrast to the smoothness of the whiskey and rum. By pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with cereal, we can create innovative treats that will leave you wanting more.

How to Make Cinnamon Toast Crunch Fireball and Rum Milk Shots

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To begin, you’ll need to infuse your RumChata with cereal. Start by placing the cereal in a measuring cup and pouring the RumChata over it, stirring until well combined. Allow the mixture to sit for half an hour, giving it a few gentle stirs along the way. Once the mixture has had time to meld, strain it into a container using a wooden spoon to press out as much liquid as possible from the cereal. Chill this infused RumChata in the refrigerator until you’re ready to move on to making the cinnamon toast crunch fireball and rum milk shots.For the presentation of these shots, begin by applying a dollop of vanilla frosting to the rim of each shot glass. Then, roll the rim of the glass in crushed cereal pieces to create a decorative border. Alternatively, you can place individual cereal pieces onto the rim of the glass for a more rustic look.To assemble the final product, add ice and the rum and cinnamon whisky mixture to a shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously to combine and chill the ingredients before pouring them into the prepared shot glasses. Serve immediately, garnished with an additional crunchy piece of cereal on top if desired.

Tweaks and Variations

While you can use any brand of cinnamon-flavored cereal for these shots, feel free to substitute with a different type or flavor if Cinnamon Toast Crunch isn’t your go-to. Additionally, you’re not limited to using anything sticky on the rim to stick the cereal pieces; experiment with different adhesives to find what works best for you.

As for the RumChata, this creamy rum liqueur can be swapped out for other options like Bailey’s or Kahlúa. The beauty of this shooter is that it’s adaptable to your tastes – feel free to tweak the ingredients to create a flavor profile that suits your preferences.

Cereal Shooters FAQs

You can prepare Cinnamon Toast Crunch Fireball and rum milk shots up to a week in advance, but only mix the ingredients without adding ice. Store it in a sealed container in the refrigerator and give it a good shake before serving. As for the ideal glass size, 2-ounce shot glasses work well, although you can adjust to your liking and use smaller or larger glasses if preferred.

Cinnamon Toast Crunch Fireball and Rum Milk Shot Recipe

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Cinnamon Toast Crunch Shots

Indulge in the sweet and spicy delight of Cinnamon Toast Crunch shots, infused with the fiery essence of Fireball. With just a few simple steps, you can create these potent treats at home, perfect for sipping with friends or as a unique twist on your usual cocktail routine. By combining the crunchy cereal with RumChata and Fireball, you’ll be in for a treat that’s sure to satisfy any sweet tooth. And with a prep time of just 35 minutes, you can enjoy these indulgent shooters in no time.


Combine 1 cup of Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal in an easy-to-pour container, such as a measuring cup. Gradually add RumChata over the dry cereal, stirring to ensure complete coverage. Allow the mixture to soak for 30 minutes, gently stirring every 10 minutes to facilitate even infusion. Strain the infused liquid into a separate container using a strainer or cheesecloth, applying gentle pressure to extract as much of the Cinnamon Toast Crunch’s essence as possible. This should yield approximately 7 ounces of the Cereal-Infused RumChata. Refrigerate until ready for use.

To craft the Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cereal Milk Shot, apply a thin layer of vanilla frosting around the rim of your 2 ounce shot glass. Strategically place cereal pieces to create a mosaic design or, alternatively, simply dip the frosted rim into crushed cereal pieces for a quicker approach. Fill a shaker with ice, then add equal parts Cereal-Infused RumChata and cinnamon whisky. Shake the mixture for approximately 20 seconds until chilled through, before pouring it into the prepared shot glass.