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Dittami's Pumpkin Martini

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Today’s recipe feature is Dittami's Pumpkin Martini. Pumpkin puree mixes with vodka and a few other delightful ingredients to create a delicious martini. Sugar and a bit of pumpkin pie spice rim a martini glass and finishes off the drink nicely. The serving is for one, so you can enjoy this fabulous beverage all by yourself or make a few more for your friends. Healthy and joyous drinking!

Dittami's Pumpkin Martini (Recipe courtesy Kristin Evans Dittami)


  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
  • 3 tablespoons vodka
  • 2 tablespoons half and half
  • 1 tablespoon canned pure pumpkin puree
  • 1 tablespoon maple syrup
  • ¼ teaspoon pure vanilla extract


Combine the sugar and ⅛ teaspoon of the pumpkin pie spice on a small plate. Dip the rim of a chilled martini glass in water, then dip in the sugar to coat.

In a martini shaker filled with ice, combine the vodka, half and half, pumpkin puree, maple syrup, vanilla extract, and the remaining ⅛ teaspoon of the pumpkin pie spice. Shake vigorously and then strain into the prepared glass. Serving yield = one serving. Please drink your “tea” responsibly.

Nutritional information: 245 calories, 4 fat grams, 2 sat. fat, 15 mg sodium



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