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Cocktail of the Week: Absolut Pear Martini

Sure, a glass of wine or a beer is a nice way to unwind – but every now and then you deserve a happy hour that’s a little more...hmmm. What’s the word? Refined! Kelly Sparks of Queen Bee Mixology is graciously sharing a new cocktail with us every week, just in time for Happy Hour. Queen Bee is raising the bar for cocktails made at home with recipes that are both easy – and delicious! Want more? Connect with Queen Bee Mixology on social media for extra recipes and behind-the-scenes content.

The Absolut Pear Martini is an absolute delight! With only 4 ingredients, this cocktail is a breeze to make! Pay attention- it has a special ingredient that make it the perfect pear cocktail.


  • Pear Puree (can of pear halves with real pear juice)
  • Simple syrup
  • 2 oz. pear Vodka
  • Lemon


  1. Place canned pear halves in jar
  2. Pour in 1.5 oz leftover pear juice
  3. Puree combination
  4. Make Simple Syrup Mix with equal parts sugar and hot water
  5. Combine Mixtures
  6. Add ice, 2 oz pear vodka, 1 oz simple syrup, 1 oz pear puree, .75 oz lemon juice to shaker
  7. Shake and pour
  8. Enjoy!