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Maple Bacon Martini Drink Recipe


  • 2 oz bacon-infused vodka
  • 1/2 oz maple syrup
  • 1/2 oz butterscotch schnapps
  • 1/2 oz heavy cream
  • Candied bacon for garnish

To make the bacon-infused vodka, cook 3-4 strips of bacon until crispy, then let them cool and crumble them into a jar with 8 oz of vodka. Let it sit for at least 24 hours, then strain out the bacon bits before using.

To make the cocktail, add all ingredients except the candied bacon to a shaker with ice and shake well. Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with a piece of candied bacon.

What makes Maple Bacon Martini Cocktail drink special: The Maple Bacon Martini is a unique and savory twist on the classic martini. The combination of bacon-infused vodka, maple syrup, butterscotch schnapps, and heavy cream creates a rich and indulgent flavor profile that is both sweet and smoky.

History of the drink: There is no definitive history of the Maple Bacon Martini, as it is a relatively new cocktail that has gained popularity in recent years. However, it is likely inspired by the trend of incorporating bacon into a variety of food and beverage items.

10 FAQs:

  1. Can I use regular vodka instead of bacon-infused vodka? Yes, but it will not have the same smoky flavor profile.
  2. Can I use another type of syrup instead of maple syrup? Yes, but it will change the flavor of the cocktail.
  3. Can I use a different type of schnapps instead of butterscotch schnapps? Yes, but again, it will change the flavor of the cocktail.
  4. Can I use half and half instead of heavy cream? Yes, but the cocktail will be less rich.
  5. How do I make candied bacon? Coat bacon with brown sugar and bake in the oven until crispy.
  6. Can I make a pitcher of Maple Bacon Martinis? Yes, simply multiply the recipe by the number of servings you want to make.
  7. What kind of glass should I use to serve the cocktail? A chilled martini glass works well, but any glass will do.
  8. Can I make the cocktail without the bacon garnish? Yes, but the bacon garnish adds a nice touch and enhances the flavor.
  9. Is this cocktail sweet or savory? The Maple Bacon Martini is both sweet and savory, with a smoky bacon flavor and sweet maple and butterscotch notes.
  10. Is the Maple Bacon Martini a popular cocktail? It is a unique and niche cocktail, but has gained popularity among bacon lovers and those who enjoy savory-sweet flavor combinations.

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