Candy Cane Martinis
Candy Cane Martinis are made with peppermint vodka. Make your own homemade peppermint vodka then make a candy cane martini or a creamy candy cane martini!
Servings 2 people
For the peppermint vodka
- 2 cups vodka
- 5 candy canes plus more for rimming glasses
For the Candy Cane Martini (serves 2)
- 2 ounces peppermint vodka
- 2 ounces peppermint schnapps
- 4 ounces vanilla vodka
- 2 ounces creme de cocoa
For the Creamy Candy Cane Martini (serves 2)
- 3 ounces peppermint vodka
- 3 ounces Baileys Irish Cream
To make the peppermint vodka: add vodka and candy canes to a jar. Seal and let sit until candy canes are dissolved (about 2-4 hours). May make up to 1 week ahead; store in refrigerator.
Rim 2 martini glasses with crushed candy canes: dip the glass in water then in a pile of crushed candy canes.
To make the Candy Cane Martini: Add both vodkas, schnapps, and creme de cocoa in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake and strain into martini glasses.
To make the Creamy Candy Cane Martini: add vodka and Irish cream to a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake and strain into martini glasses.
Serving: 1drink | Calories: 398kcal | Carbohydrates: 26g | Sugar: 19g