Pumpkin  Pie  Martini

This pumpkin pie martini is basically a pumpkin pie in a cocktail glass. Made with pumpkin puree, vanilla vodka, and a pumpkin caramel syrup, it's a pumpkin cocktail that will put you in the fall spirit!

Makes:  1 cocktail Prep Time: 10 mins

Martini Ingredients:

– Vanilla vodka (or regular vodka with 1 tsp vanilla extract added in) – Pumpkin puree – Pumpkin Caramel Syrup (recipe iincluded or store-bought with spice mixed in) – Ice – Pumpkin pie spice (for glass & garnish) – Granulated sugar (for glass)

Pumpkin Caramel Syrup Ingredients:

– Granulated sugar – Warm water – Salt – Pumpkin pie spice

Put sugar in saucepan over medium heat. Let sugar melt until it's completely liquid & light amber colored. – 

Make Caramel

Remove pan from heat & pour in warm water. Mixture will sizzle and bubble.

Make Caramel

Pour syrup in jar or heat-proof bowl, mix in pumpkin pie spice, & let cool completely before using in cocktail.

Make Caramel

Mix pumpkin pie spice & sugar on small plate. Moisten rim of glass & roll in mixture to coat.

Make Martini

In a shaker, combine vodka, pumpkin pie puree, pumpkin caramel syrup & ice. Shake well.

Make Martini

Strain into prepared martini glass. Sprinkle more pumpkin pie spice over top.

Make Martini

Make these pumpkin martinis for a fall party or for a Thanksgiving dessert drink!