This Vodka variation on the classic stinger is the quintessential nightcap, with many versions varying according to personal taste. Peppermint schnapps is preferred over the usual crème de menthe and while some prefer this drink up, other enjoy it “misting” over crushed ice.
- Vodka – 2 ounces
- Peppermint Schnapps – 3/4 ounce
- Fresh Mint Sprig
- Shake the liquid ingredients with ice.
- Strain into an ice filled old-fashioned glass or chilled cocktail glass.
- Garnish with mint sprig.