Get your sweet freak on for Valentine’s Day. Chocolate? Raspberry? Vodka? Cha ching! What better to warm the uh, well, yes, the cockles of a sweetheart than sexy raspberry, chocolatey cookie crumbs, and naughty vodka? JUST SAYIN’!!! Shake it up, shweetheart!
RASPBERRY CHOCOLATE KISS COCKTAIL
1/4 cup Mint-Infused Simple Syrup, plus more for rim
3 chocolate cookies, finely crushed, such as Nabisco Famous Wafers or Oreos
1/4 cup vodka
2 tablespoons cranberry juice
Fill a shallow dish with enough simple syrup to just cover the bottom. Place crushed cookies into another shallow dish. Invert a martini glass into simple syrup and then immediately into crushed cookies to coat the rim of the glass.
Place raspberries in a cocktail shaker; crush with a muddler. Add simple syrup and muddle again. Add vodka and cranberry juice; fill shaker with ice. Shake well until chilled. Strain into prepared martini glass. Serve immediately.