Santa's Little Helper Shooter

Santa's Little Helper Shooter

Posted: December 10, 2023
Category: Christmas



  1. If desired, rim a glass with crushed candy cane for a festive touch.
  2. Fill a shaker with ice cubes.
  3. Pour in the peppermint schnapps, white chocolate liqueur, vanilla vodka, and heavy cream.
  4. Shake the ingredients well to ensure they are thoroughly mixed and chilled.
  5. Strain the mixture into the prepared glass.
  6. Garnish with a sprinkle of crushed candy cane on top for an extra holiday flourish.


Santa's Little Helper cocktail is a holiday elixir designed to infuse your festivities with merriment and cheer. This enchanting drink captures the essence of the season, blending festive flavors that evoke the warmth of a cozy winter evening by the fireplace.

In a shaker filled with ice, the magic begins with 1.5 oz of peppermint schnapps, delivering a cool, invigorating burst of minty freshness. Next, 1 oz of velvety chocolate liqueur is added, imparting a rich cocoa flavor that harmonizes with the season's sweet indulgences. The spirit of the holidays truly comes to life with 1 oz of vanilla vodka, offering a subtle sweetness that complements the ensemble.

As these holiday spirits mingle, a touch of heavy cream is introduced, creating a smooth and luxurious texture reminiscent of freshly fallen snow. The result is a captivating blend that embodies the festive spirit in a glass.

Garnish your Santa's Little Helper with a sprinkle of edible gold or a dusting of cocoa powder for a touch of seasonal glam. Sip and savor the delightful union of flavors, as this cocktail transforms any gathering into a winter wonderland of joy and celebration. With every festive sip, Santa's Little Helper is sure to make your holidays merry and bright.