Red Velvet Martinis

Red Velvet Martinis

When I think of the perfect dessert it’s not always cake. It might be cake in a glass with these delicious Red Velvet Martinis. They can also be served as an aperitif. Beautiful and festive they will make any occasion special.

Ingredient list for making Red Velvet Martinis

This drink recipe is quick and easy to prepare. Your guests will be more than impressed because they are showy and delicious!

These are the ingredients you will need to make these perfectly delicious Martinis

  • Bailey’s Red Velvet Liqueur
  • Vanilla Vodka
  • Raspberry Syrup for drizzle on glasses
  • Red Velvet Cake pieces (optional)

Prepare the Martini Glasses with a Swirl of Raspberry Syrup

Step by Step for making these amazing Red Velvet Martinis

  • In a martini shaker add 1/2 cup of ice
  • Add 2 ounces of Vanilla Vodka
  • Add 1 ounce of Bailey’s Red Velvet Liqueur
  • With a squeeze bottle of raspberry syrup, swirl the empty martini glasses with a ring of syrup along the rim of the glass
  • Close the martini shaker tightly with a lid and vigorously shake
  • Pour the Red Velvet Martini into the prepared martini glasses
  • Garnish with a small piece of Red Velvet Cake (optional) and serve

Syrup and Garnish options:

I love the flavor of raspberry and chocolate, it hits all the right buttons for me. However, with this martini, everyone can have their favorites. Here’s a couple of syrup and garnish options for you to try. The base cocktail will stay the same.

  • Try a Cherry syrup for the swirl and a piece of Red Velvet Cake.
  • Strawberries are always a hit with chocolate. Use a strawberry syrup for the swirl and garnish the glass with a strawberry.
  • Chocolate syrup for the swirl and a piece of Red Velvet Cake.
  • You can also use a raspberry on the glass with the raspberry syrup swirl.

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5 from 4 votes

Red Velvet Martinis

When I think of the perfect dessert it's not always cake. It might be cake in a glass with these delicious Red Velvet Martinis. Beautiful and festive they make any occasion special.

Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Cocktails
Cuisine: American
Servings: 1
Calories: 160kcal
Author: Jayne Harter – The Art of Food and Wine

Equipment

  • Cocktail shaker, martini glasses, squeeze bottle

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Vanilla vodka
  • 1 oz Bailey's Red Velvet Liqueur
  • 1 swirl of raspberry sauce
  • 1 Piece Red Velvet Cake, optional for garnish

Instructions

  • In a cocktail shaker add 1/2 cup cup of ice
  • Add 2 ounces of Vanilla vodka
  • Add 1 ounce of Bailey's Red Velvet Liqueur
  • Close the martini shaker with lid and vigorously shake
  • With a squeeze bottle of raspberry sauce swirl the empty martini glasses with a ring of syrup along the rim of the glass.

  • Pour Red Velvet Martini into a prepared martini glass
  • Garnish with 1"x1" piece of Red Velvet Cake if desired

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