This Ginger Snap Martini is a very interesting seasonal cocktail, is a mixture of all the flavors and spices we associate with the cold days of winter. Intriguing Martini you'll want to share at any winter or Holiday party.
1 part Vodka
1/2 part Amaretto
1/2 part simple syrup
1/2 part molasses
2 1/4 part thick slices of fresh ginger
pinch of cinnamon
pinch of clove
pinch of allspice
crystallized ginger for garnish
In the bottom of a cocktail shaker place the ginger, molasses, simple syrup and spices; muddle well.
Add ice and the rest of the ingredients.
Shake vigorously until the outside of the shaker is frosted and beaded with sweat.
Strain into prepared cocktail glass.