Vanilia Espresso Martini Serves: 1 Hello, staying up all night dancing! Let’s all raise a glass to an espresso martini with a delicious vanilla twist. We’ll take three, please. 2 parts Absolut Vanilia 1 part Kahlua 1 part espresso 1 dash simple syrup 3 whole coffee beans for garnish Fill a shaker with ice cubes. Add all the ingredients, shake, and strain into a cocktail glass. Finish by garnishing with coffee beans. #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/holiday-cocktails#slide-10
Purple Martini 3 oz Vodka 1 1/2 oz cranberry juice ½ oz blue Curacao liqueur ½ oz sweet and sour mix ½ of soda 7-up Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker and shake gently. Add more blue Curacao if the color isn’t purple enough.
French Martini- 1 1/2 ounces vodka, 1 ounce pineapple juice, 1/2 ounce Chambord (raspberry liqueur), Ice & Champagne... Add vodka, pineapple juice, and Chambord to a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a chilled martini glass. Top with champagne.
White Chocolate Snickerdoodle Martini: 2 ounces RumChata 1 ounce White Chocolate Godiva Liquor 1/2 ounce cookie dough vodka Combine ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled halfway with ice. Strain and serve into a chilled martini glass. CHEERS!
BLUE HAWAIIAN 2 ounces pineapple juice, 1 1⁄2 ounces vodka, 3⁄4 ounce blue Curaçao liqueur, 1⁄2 ounce fresh lime juice, 1⁄2 ounce simple syrup, Splash of half-and-half, Pineapple leaf and lime wheel. Combine in shaker with ice, shake, Strain into tall glass filled with crushed ice. (Or combine everything in a blender cup. Add 3⁄4 cup of crushed ice and flash blend for 5 seconds. Pour into cocktail glass.) Garnish with the pineapple leaf and lime wheel.
Birthday Cake Martini 1.5 ounces vanilla vodka 1.5 ounces cranberry juice 1/2 ounce champagne Rim glass with Sprinkles. Combine vodka and cranberry juice in an ice shaker, half-filled with ice cubes. Shake well. Strain into glass. Top with Champagne. Drop in cherry. Enjoy!