Recipe courtesy of Tia Mowry
Episode: Blind Date
Print
Roasted Red Grapes Martini
Total:
50 min
(includes cooling time)
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
50 min
(includes cooling time)
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Simple Syrup:
  • 1/3 cup granulated sugar
Roasted Grapes:
  • Nonstick cooking spray, for spraying the baking sheet
  • 1 pound red grapes, left on the stem, rinsed and dried
  • 1/4 teaspoon granulated sugar 
Martini:
  • 2 limes
  • 12 ounces vodka 

Directions

For the simple syrup: Add the sugar and 1/3 cup water to a saucepan and set over medium heat. Bring to a simmer, stirring to dissolve the sugar, and simmer for 2 to 3 minutes. Let cool. (Can be made a day in advance and kept refrigerated.)

For the roasted grapes: Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Spray a baking sheet with cooking spray.

Put the grapes, stems and all, on the prepared baking sheet and sprinkle with the sugar. Roast until the grapes begin to burst a bit and lighten in color, about 20 minutes.

For the martini: To make each drink, add 8 to 10 grapes on the stem to a cocktail shaker and muddle with the bottom of a wooden spoon, making sure to crush all the grapes. Squeeze 1/2 of a lime into the shaker, add 2 tablespoons of the simple syrup and 3 ounces of vodka. Add a scoop of ice. Put the lid on the shaker and shake well. Strain into a martini glass and garnish with roasted grapes. Repeat with the remaining ingredients to make 4 martinis. 

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Get the Recipe

Gabriele's Limoncello 01:28

Gabriele shares his family recipe for a delicious summertime libation.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Emeril's Martini with Chocolate Grapes

Recipe courtesy of Emeril Lagasse

Olive Oil and Red Grape Cake

Recipe courtesy of Laura Calder

Rib Eye Steak with Roasted Grape-Red Wine Sauce and Creamy Parsnips and Potatoes

Recipe courtesy of Mary Beth Albright

On TV

Donut Showdown

7:30am | 6:30c

Donut Showdown

8:30am | 7:30c

Donut Showdown

9:30am | 8:30c

Unique Sweets

10am | 9c

Unique Sweets

10:30am | 9:30c

Unique Sweets

11am | 10c

Unique Sweets

11:30am | 10:30c

Cake Hunters

12pm | 11c

Cake Hunters

12:30pm | 11:30c

Cake Hunters

1pm | 12c

Cake Hunters

1:30pm | 12:30c

Good Eats

2pm | 1c

Good Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Extreme Cake Makers

3:30pm | 2:30c
4pm | 3c
5pm | 4c
6pm | 5c
7pm | 6c
On Tonight
On Tonight
8pm | 7c
9pm | 8c

Extreme Cake Makers

10:30pm | 9:30c

Cupcake Wars

11pm | 10c
12am | 11c
1am | 12c

Extreme Cake Makers

2:30am | 1:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here