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Caramel Apple Martini

Caramel Apple Martini
  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 20 min
  • Servings 2

Autumn flavors are at their best in this deliciously simple cocktail. Apple-flavored and butterscotch-flavored schnapps mingle together over a layer of fresh-cooked caramel. ...MORE+ LESS-

Brooke Lark Brooke Lark
November 30, 2012

Ingredients

Caramel

6
tablespoons packed brown sugar
1 1/2
teaspoons butter
2
tablespoons water

Garnish

2
green apple slices
1
tablespoon chopped peanuts

Martini

2
oz (1/4 cup) sour apple-flavored schnapps
2
oz (1/4 cup) butterscotch-flavored schnapps
2
oz (1/4 cup) apple- or vanilla-flavored vodka
2
cups ice

Steps

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  • 1
    In small microwavable bowl, microwave Caramel ingredients on High 40 to 60 seconds or just until it begins to boil. Dip each apple slice into caramel; sprinkle each with 1/2 tablespoon peanuts. Set aside. Cool remaining caramel slightly.
  • 2
    Spoon cooled caramel into each of 2 martini glasses. Place glasses in freezer while making martinis.
  • 3
    In martini shaker, place schnapps, liqueur and vodka; shake well. Strain into chilled martini glasses. Garnish with caramel-dipped apple slices.

Expert Tips

  • Cut the calories by garnishing with plain apple slices, rather than the caramel-dipped ones.
  • Try serving these cocktails as an autumn dessert cocktail accompanied with cinnamon coffee cake or vanilla ice cream!

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
440
Calories from Fat
45
% Daily Value
Total Fat
5g
8%
Saturated Fat
2g
11%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
10mg
3%
Sodium
40mg
2%
Potassium
100mg
3%
Total Carbohydrate
52g
17%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
50g
Protein
1g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
4%
4%
Iron
4%
4%
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
3 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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