Two great martini recipes from Taste of Home Special Edition.
2 ounces pomegranate juice
1 ounce vodka
½ ounce triple sec
½ ounce club soda
½ teaspoon lemon juice
Fill a shaker three fourths full with ice. Add the pomegranate juice, vodka,triple sec, club soda and lemon juice. Cover and shake for ten to fifteen seconds. Strain into chilled glass.
Choclate Cherry Martini
One to two cups ice
One and one half chocolate flavoured vodka
Half ounce cherry brandy
Four ounces of half and half cream
Half teaspoon maraschino cherry juice
One tablespoon chocolate syrup
One maraschino cherry
Fill a shake three fourths full with ice. Add the vodka, brandy,cream and cherry juice. Cover and shake for ten to fifteen seconds. Place syrup at the bottom of chilled cocktail glass. Strain vodka mixture on top