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BANANA CREAM PIE MARTINI for Banana Cream Pie Day


Today is
NATIONAL BANANA CREAM PIE  DAY

Love Banana Cream Pie? Then today is your day because it's National Banana Cream Pie Day, which means, of course, here at The Martini Diva Blog it's Banana Cream Pie Martini Day!

BANANA CREAM PIE
MARTINI

INGREDIENTS
1 Oz. Vanilla Vodka
1-1/2 Oz. 99 Bananas Liqueur
1/2 Oz. Godiva White Chocolate  Liqueur
1/2 Oz. Heavy Cream or Half & Half

Garnish: Crushed White Chocolate Chips for Rim, Banana Slice

Tools: Cocktail Shaker

Glass: Cocktail  (Martini) or Coupe


DIRECTIONS
Rim glass with crushed white chocolate chips then chill glass in the freezer.
Add the ingredients to an ice filled cocktail shaker.
Shake until chilled.
Strain into the chilled glass.
Garnish with the banana slice and serve.

If you need even more of an excuse to enjoy your Banana Cream Pie Martini check out these Banana Facts:
  • A cluster of bananas is called a hand and consists of 10 to 20 bananas, which are known as fingers. 
  • Bananas are a good source of vitamin C, potassium and dietary fiber.
  • Bananas have no fat, cholesterol or sodium.
  • Alexander the Great discovered bananas in 327 B.C. during his conquest of India, making this one of the first records of the banana.
  • Bananas do not grow on trees, they grow on a plant which is technically an herb with the banana being a berry.
  • Bananas have a natural antacid effect in the body.
Happy National Banana Cream Pie Day.
*Ever wondered about where all these special commemorative holidays come from?
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