Definition of brandy Alexander in English:

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brandy Alexander


A cocktail made with brandy, chocolate liqueur, and cream: we settled into a quiet corner, then ordered oysters and brandy Alexanders
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  • They'll come home wanting a foot rub and a Brandy Alexander.
  • He asked for a Brandy Alexander.
  • In this context, the classic Grasshopper and Brandy Alexander seem new again.


1940s: from the surname or male forename Alexander, with uncertain reference.

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Syllabification: bran·dy Al·ex·an·der

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