Kumquat Martini

Add spirit to your celebration with this citrusy cocktail drink.

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 5 min
  • Servings 1

2
kumquats, sliced
5
fresh mint leaves
1
to 2 tablespoons simple syrup
Crushed ice
1/4
cup vodka

  • 1 In cocktail shaker, muddle kumquat slices and mint leaves with muddler or back of wooden spoon. Add simple syrup, ice and vodka. Cover; shake until thoroughly chilled. Pour into chilled martini glass, straining out ice, kumquats and mint. Garnish with additional kumquat slices and mint leaves, if desired.

Expert Tips

Take the pressure off the hostess: Prep the ingredients in separate small bowls, and let guests muddle and shake their drinks to order.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
230
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
0g
0%
(Saturated Fat
0g,
0%
),
Sodium
0mg
0%;
Total Carbohydrate
25g
25%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
),
Protein
0g
0%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.