When it’s cold outside, warm up to this candy cane goodness in a glass. In less than five minutes, you’ll have a great-tasting Peppermint Martini. This candy cane-flavored martini will make your holiday party festive!
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Ingredients you’ll need to make a Peppermint Martini
- Vanilla Vodka
- RumChata Peppermint Bark
This Peppermint Martini is made with Vanilla Vodka. Both Stoli and Absolut make excellent mid-priced Vodkas. Still, the Peppermint Bark RumChata makes this martini so unique. You can add a bit of half & half, optional.
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You can’t make a great martini without a great shaker. I have at least a dozen shakers, but this one is my favorite. The shaker doesn’t leak, and the cap measures from 1/2 to 1.5 ounces. Dishwasher safe, you can’t go wrong with this shaker.
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How to make a Peppermint Martini
Pour the Vanilla Vodka, RumChata, and half & half into a shaker with ice and let it sit for a minute. Shake well and pour the strained liquid into a chilled martini glass.
More great tasting martinis!
- Lemon Drop Martini
- White Chocolate Strawberry Ganache Martini
- Snowflake Martini
- Pomegranate Martini
- Ransom Note Martini
- Caramel Apple Vodka Martini
- Birthday Cake Martini
- Pumpkin Pie Martini
- Espresso Martini
- French Martini
- Winter White Cosmo
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- 1 Ounce Vanilla Vodka
- 3 Ounces Rumchata
- 1/2 Ounce Half and Half
- Candy Cane for garnish Optional
- Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice
- Let the shaker with all of the ingredients sit for 1 minute
- Shake well and pour into a chilled Martini glass
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