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Chocolate Martini

Servings: 1
If you or your "Valentine" are chocolate lover's, then this delicious Chocolate Martini will be wonderful to serve on Valentine's Day before or after a romantic meal for two. Top it off with a maraschino cherry.

2 oz. coffee flavored liqueur, or cream liqueur (such as Kahlua, Crème-de Menthe or Irish Cream Whiskey)
1 oz. vodka
Splash of creme de cocoa

Optional Ingredients or Toppings:
Chocolate Kiss candy
Chocolate syrup
Chocolate shavings
Maraschino cherry

Chill a martini glass. In a cocktail shaker, blend ingredients with crushed ice. Strain into a chilled martini glass. If desired, swirl chocolate syrup in the martini glass. Drop one chocolate kiss (unwrapped) into bottom of glass. Garnish with chocolate shavings and a maraschino cherry if desired. Enjoy!

Makes 1 chocolate martini.

Date: February 8, 2005