This decadent Chocolate Martini recipe is one of our favorite ways to celebrate special occasions. Rich & creamy, this drink is the best "adult" chocolate milk you've ever had!
There is nothing that says special occasion like chocolate.
So why not add even more special to the holidays and celebrate with an easy Chocolate Martini recipe?
Our recipe is so smooth, it almost tastes like chocolate milk with a little kick. This recipe has been in our house for a while, and these dessert martinis are always a hit whenever they are served.
The ingredient list is short which makes it seem like a pretty straight forward recipe, but getting the proportions right took a little perfecting.
- chocolate liqueur
- Créme de Cocoa liqueur
- vanilla vodka
- chocolate sauce
The sky is the limit on how to finish these tasty chocolate drinks. Here are three different ways to garnish this cocktail:
- Float a few chocolate curls on top,
- Rim the glass with cocoa sugar, or
- Add a chocolate swirl to the glass!
Really, there is no wrong choice here. They all result in getting to sip on a decadent chocolate martini...how can you go wrong?
Pro tip: to rim a glass with cocoa, combine cocoa and coarse sugar on a small plate. Dip rim of glass in a shallow pool of simple syrup. Allow excess to drip off and then dip into cocoa sugar.
It's easy to make a bunch at once! After all, who likes to drink alone? These cocktails pretty much have party written all over them. We have several different shakers that we love but this one is large enough to make martinis for 5 people.
Not at all! it is completely a matter of personal preference. The tastes of dark and light créme de cocoa are the same, but the color of your drink with be a little darker if you use the dark-colored liqueur.
The secret ingredient is definitely the vanilla vodka. There isn’t a large quantity of it but just enough to make a difference.
Do yourself a favor and grab a bottle the next time you're at the liquor store! You won’t regret it.
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- 1 1/2 ounces Godiva chocolate liqueur
- 1 1/2 ounces Créme de Cocoa
- 1/2 ounce vanilla vodka
- 2 1/2 ounces milk
- 1 ounce Hershey's Syrup for glass
- Fill a martini shaker half full with ice and add the Godiva Liqueur, Creme de Cocoa, vanilla vodka and milk. Shake vigorously.
- Swirl the inside of the martini glass with the Hershey's syrup and then strain the chocolate martini into the glass.
- Serve immediately.
You can also garnish this drink with either chocolate curls or a cocoa sugar rim in lieu of the chocolate syrup. See tips for garnishing with a cocoa sugar rim in the post above.
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Serving Size:6 ounces
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 432Total Fat: 6gSaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 6mgSodium: 61mgCarbohydrates: 63gFiber: 9gSugar: 30gProtein: 12g
This Chocolate Martini Recipe filled with chocolate, vanilla vodka and chocolate liqueur is an easy, make-ahead dessert cocktail that everyone will love!