Candy Cane Fizz-TiniThe holiday season usually introduces an influx of new fatty cocktails at your local watering hole. If the drink's got a name like Creamy Peppermint-Chocolate Potion, chances are it's a calorie bomb. Always check with the bartender about ingredients and nutritional information first or try a few of these lighter yet still tasty and festive drinks instead:
1. Candy Cane Fizz-Tini: Play mixologist at the next holiday party with this delicious drink (bonus: it even comes with a fun name!). The fizz-tini blends peppermint schnapps, vanilla vodka, and a totally unique candy cane seltzer for a grown-up minty brew.
1 oz. Dekuyper Peppermint Schnapps
1 oz. Three Olives Vanilla Vodka
3 oz. Polar Candy Cane Seltzer
Crushed candy cane for garnish
Wet rim of martini glass with peppermint schnapps and dip into crushed candy cane. Combine schnapps and vodka in cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake well, strain into martini glass.