Thursday, December 20, 2012

Candy Cane Shooters

Continuing our Cookies and Cocktails party this week with this fantabulous Candy Cane Shooter, loaded with peppermint flavor, amaretto to wake up your taste buds and the creme de cacao makes this cocktail smooth, creamy and incredible!

Kick 'em off and pour yourself one. I know you will love it.

Don't forget to check us out on Facebook - where we have a virtual Ladies Night party every Thursday.  Come and link up your favorite cocktail or dish!  Fabulous cocktails, fantastic food and amazing company.  It is THE place to be!

Check out this incredible cocktail line up perfect for your Christmas or holiday party!  What are you drinking? Click on the photo or link to open in a new window.

The Genuine Candy Cane Martini is like drinking a candy cane in liquid form. It is sweet, creamy, and packs the perfect peppermint kiss!

Grandma's Sugar Cookies Martini is your favorite sugar cookie transformed into a fabulous cocktail.  Like nothing you have tried before!

Pecan Pie Martini, an incredibly sweet, creamy, and oh sooo nutty cocktail! Perfect for every holiday party.

With an incredible nutty flavor, this Nutcracker Cocktail is the perfect drink to enjoy as you bring in the season. A fabulous blend of DiSaronno, Baileys, Kahlua and vodka come together to create this incredible nutty cocktail.

Candy Cane Shooter
1½ ounces Infused Candy Cane Vodka
½ ounce DiSaronno Amaretto
½ ounce Crème de Cacao (clear)
½ ounce International Delight French Vanilla Creamer

Fill shaker glass with all ingredients, shake to combine.  Strain ice and pour into 3 ounce shot glass.

Serve and enjoy!

Infused Candy Cane Vodka
10 full size candy canes, broken in bite size pieces
8 oz whipped cream vodka

In a medium size resealable glass jar combine candy canes and vodka.  Allow to sit for about 4 hours until candy canes are most or completely dissolved.  Strain infusion through a fine mesh strainer to remove any lingering candy cane pieces.  Use as desired.

Click here for a printable version of this recipe - The Slow Roasted 


  1. Hey, new follower from the GYB hop. These look amazing! The photos are beautiful as well. :)


  2. These are the prettiest drinks I've ever seen! Great photography!

  3. Oh wow! I think this recipe for Candy Cane Shooter would be fantastic for our Christmas Eve party. I even have a tone of shot glasses that my husband and I collect from our vacations over the years.

  4. wow such a wonderful presentation dear

  5. Very good info. Lucky me I recently found your blog by
    chance (stumbleupon). I have bookmarked it for later!


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