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Birthday Cake Martini: A Sweet Twist on Celebration

Celebrate in style with a birthday cake martini! This fun and festive cocktail recipe combines sweet, cake-flavored ingredients with a splash of playful spirits. Perfect for birthday bashes or just adding a bit of whimsy to your evening.

birthday cake martini

Hello, party people and cocktail crafters! Today, we’re mixing up a little slice of heaven in a glass – the birthday cake martini.

This isn’t just any cocktail; it’s a confetti-filled, frosting-rimmed celebration of all things birthday, minus the hassle of baking an actual cake.

Picture this: it’s your birthday (or hey, it’s Tuesday, we don’t judge), and instead of lighting candles on a cake, you’re toasting with a glass that’s practically a party in itself.

The star ingredients? Vanilla vodka for that smooth, cakey kick, and – wait for it – actual funfetti cake mix. Because why settle for a plain ol’ martini when you can sprinkle some fun into your festivities?

Now, the pièce de résistance: a rim of vanilla frosting adorned with sprinkles. Because if you’re going to have a birthday martini, you might as well go all out.

This birthday cake martini recipe isn’t just a drink; it’s an experience.

birthday cake martini recipe

It’s for those moments when you want to celebrate in style, add a dash of whimsy to your evening, or just treat yourself because, let’s face it, you deserve it.

So grab your shaker, your most festive martini glasses, and let’s dive into a cocktail-making adventure that’s as colorful and joyful as a birthday bash.

Whether you’re toasting to another fabulous year or just bringing a little extra sweetness to your day, this cocktail is the way to do it.

Raise your sprinkles-rimmed glasses and make a toast to life’s sweetest moments. It’s time to shake, pour, and sip your way into a joyous celebration.

birthday martini recipe

Happy birthday to you, happy Tuesday to you, or just happy ‘because I want a delicious martini’ to you!


birthday martini

Try the Pinnacle Whipped Cream vodka in other recipes! It also goes great with orange (creamsicle), summer cocktails, winter cocktails with peppermint, and even spiked hot chocolate.

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Get the printable recipe for this cocktail below:

Yield: 1 cocktail

Birthday Cake Martini

birthday cake martini

Toast to special occasions with this birthday martin recipe! This cocktail blends the rich flavors of cake and creamy liqueurs to create a celebratory drink that's perfect for birthdays and festive gatherings.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes


  • 2 oz. Pinnacle Whipped Cream vodka (or other vanilla vodka)
  • 4 oz. half and half
  • 1 tsp funfetti cake mix
  • Ice cubes


  1. On a small plate, measure the size of the rim of your martini glass. Make a circle slightly larger than the size of the rim with vanilla icing.Sprinkles, half and half, whipped cream vodka, and vanilla icing on a white plate
  2. Dip the rim into the icing, lightly pressing until evenly coated.Dipping a glass into vanilla frosting
  3. Dip the rim of the glass into the sprinkles, evenly coating the rim and set aside.Dipping the cup with icing in rainbow sprinkles
  4. Fill the shaker half full with ice. Add vanilla vodka, half and half, and funfetti cake mix to the shaker.Pouring vodka and half and half into a shaker
  5. Shake continuously for 15 seconds, or until lightly frothy.Woman's hand shaking a gold shaker
  6. Pour cocktail into the rimmed glass and serve.Pouring the birthday martini into a glass

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:

1 cocktail

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 285Total Fat: 13gSaturated Fat: 9gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 42mgSodium: 94mgCarbohydrates: 10gFiber: 0gSugar: 9gProtein: 4g

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