About Olive Garden
Olive Garden is the leading restaurant in the Italian dining segment with more than 800 restaurants, more than 96,000 employees and more than $3.6 billion in annual sales. Olive Garden is a division of Darden Restaurants, Inc., (NYSE: DRI), which owns and operates more than 2,100 restaurants that generate over $8.5 billion in annual sales. Headquartered in Orlando, Fla., and employing more than 200,000 people, Darden is recognized for a culture that rewards caring for and responding to people. In 2014, Darden was named to the FORTUNE “100 Best Companies to Work For” list for the fourth year in a row. Olive Garden is committed to making a difference in the lives of others in the local community. As part of this commitment, Olive Garden restaurants have donated nearly 30 million pounds of food to local community food banks across the country.
Olive Garden Recipe
4 tablespoons Grenadine (or cherry juice)
4 tablespoons Vodka
4 tablespoons DiSaronno Amaretto
4 tablespoons Kahlua
1/2 cup half & half
1/2 cup cranberry juice
ice (as needed)
Add all ingredients into a mixing tin (in order listed). Add ice and shake. Shave or crush ice in a blender, then place into your favorite cocktail glasses. Strain chilled cocktail mixture over ice. Garnish with a cherry.