Candy Cane Martini

Photo: Howard L. Puckett; Styling: Lindsey Ellis Beatty
We dare you-- look at this cocktail and try not to fall in love. Raise a glass and toast friends and family this holiday season.

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Makes 1 cocktail

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Ingredients

1 1/4 ounces vanilla vodka
1 1/4 ounces white crème de cacao
3/4 ounce peppermint schnapps
Garnish: peppermint candy

Preparation

Combine vanilla vodka, white creme de cacao, and peppermint schnapps in an ice-filled cocktail shaker. Shake vigorously, and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with peppermint candy.

Reprinted with permission from 101 Martinis (Wiley & Sons, 2006) by Kim Haasarud; liquid-architecture.com.

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Kim Haasarud,

101 Martinis (Wiley & Sons, 2006)

December 2009