VIDEO RECIPE: Peanut Butter Martini

Alejandra Ramos turns mixologist in our latest recipe videos and shows Caroline Wright how to concoct the most festive drinks for a nutty New Year’s celebration. 

This recipe is for a shaken vodka martini made with a peanut butter simple syrup base made using Peanut Butter & Co Smooth Operator.

  • Yield:2 Servings
  • Prep Time:5 Minutes
  • Cook Time:10 Minutes
  • Total Time:15 Minutes


Peanut butter simple syrup 

1 cup granulated white sugar 

1 cup water 

1/2 cup Peanut Butter & Co Smooth Operator

Pinch kosher salt 

For the cocktail 

4 ounces (1/2 cup) vodka 

2 ounces (1/4 cup) peanut butter simple syrup 



  1. Make the peanut butter simple syrup: Combine the sugar and water in a saucepan and bring to a simmer for about 5 minutes, letting it reduce slightly. Stir in the peanut butter and salt, and whisk continuously for about 3-5 more minutes until smooth, syrupy, and thick. Remove from heat and let cool completely. (Can be prepared days in advance. Store in fridge.) 

  2. Combine vodka, simple syrup, and ice in a shaker and mix until shaker is frosted. Divide into 2 martini glasses. 

  3. Drink up! 

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