Peppermint Santa Martini

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Peppermint Santa Martini

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10min
Prep
10min
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    Description

    Even Santa can't resist these peppermint-flavored martinis made with Smirnoff Peppermint Twist Vodka. Pick up a bottle while supplies last!

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    Servings and Ingredients

    Ingredients
    Serves 1
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    6 Hy-Vee starlight mints, divided, plus additional for garnish
    1 tsp. coarse sugar
    Hy-Vee light corn syrup, for garnish
    2 oz. Smirnoff Peppermint Twist vodka
    2 oz. clear creme de cacao
    ½ oz. Hy-Vee half-and-half
    Crushed ice
    Small candy cane, for garnish

    Things To Grab

    • Shallow dish
    • Cocktail shaker
    • Ice
    • Cocktail glass

    Directions

    1. Crush 2 starlight mints and combine with coarse sugar in a shallow dish. Dip the rim of an 8-oz. martini glass into corn syrup, then immediately coat with crushed mint and sugar mixture. Set aside.

    2. Combine vodka, creme de cacao, half-and-half, ice and remaining 4 starlight mints in a cocktail shaker. Cover and shake until mixture is well-combined and turns light pink. Strain into prepared glass. Garnish with additional crushed starlight mints and a candy cane, if desired.

    Nutrition facts

    Servings

    330 Calories per serving
    5-oz.

    Amounts Per Serving

    • Total Fat: 1.5g
    • Cholesterol: 5mg
    • Sodium: 30mg
    • Total Carbohydrates: 45g
    • Protein: 0g

    Daily Values

    0%
    Iron 0%
    0%
    Calcium 2%
    0%
    Vitamin D 0%
    0%
    Potassium 0%

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    Seasons December 2019