Posted: Jan 10, 2014 9:00 AM
 
Not sure whether you should end your day with a cocktail or a small serving of dessert? Relax, you don't have to make that difficult decision. With these dessert martinis you can have both at the same time. Now that's what we call a real sweet treat!

Dessert martinis. Seriously. It doesn't get much better than that, especially after a long day. So, go ahead and indulge in one of these sweet treats. You deserve it.

German chocolate cake martini

allParenting German chocolate cake martini

Serves 1

Skip the slice of cake for dessert and instead enjoy this German chocolate cake martini. For a lower calorie version, skip the chocolate syrup and shredded coconut rim.

Ingredients:

  • 1 ounce coconut rum
  • 1 ounce white creme de cacao
  • 1/2 ounce Frangelico
  • 1/4 ounce half and half
  • Chocolate syrup and shredded coconut

Directions:

  1. Rim a chilled cocktail glass with chocolate syrup and dip in shredded coconut.
  2. Add rum, creme de cacao, Frangelico and half and half to a cocktail shaker with ice.
  3. Shake and strain into the prepared cocktail glass and enjoy!

Salted caramel rocky road martini

allParenting Salted caramel rocky road martiniServes 1

EFFEN Salted Caramel Vodka plays a leading role in this rocky road martini. While the recipe doesn't include a nut flavored liqueur, you could get that by adding a splash of Frangelico to the drink. That is, only if you like nuts in your rocky road.

Ingredients: 

  • 1-1/2 ounces EFFEN Salted Caramel Vodka
  • 1/4 ounce dark creme de cacao
  • 1 ounce half and half
  • 1/8 to 1/4 ounce simple syrup, adjusted to taste
  • Mini marshmallows and/or chocolate shavings for garnish.

Directions:

  1. Add all ingredients except for the garnish in a cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Shake and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  3. Garnish with a few mini marshmallows and/or chocolate shavings and enjoy!

Milk 'n' cookies martini

allParenting Milk n' cookies martini

Serves 1

What's better than eating cookie dough? Drinking Pinnacle's Cookie Dough Vodka, of course! Combine it with milk and you have a delicious milk and cookies martini that's easier to enjoy than whipping up a batch of cookies.

Ingredients:

  • 1-1/2 ounces Pinnacle Cookie Dough Vodka
  • 2 to 3 ounces milk of your choice
  • Chocolate syrup

Directions: 

  1. Swirl chocolate syrup around the inside of a chilled cocktail glass.
  2. Add vodka and milk into a cocktail shaker with ice.
  3. Shake and strain into the prepared cocktail glass and enjoy!

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