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Classic Martini – Cocktail

Making materials;

  • Makes one glass martini
  • Equipment; cocktail shaker, strainer


  • Ice cubes
  • One measure dry vermouth
  • Six measures gin
  • Stuffed green olives, to decorate

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  • Add all the ingredients to a cocktail shaker.
  • Put 10-12 ice cubes into a mixing glass
  • Pour over the vermouth and gin and stir vigorously and evenly without splashing, strain into two chilled martini glasses, decorate each with a green olive and serves.
  • For a smoky martini, put some ice into a mixing glass, add ½ measure dry vermouth and stir until the ice cubes are well coated. Pour in 4 measures gin and two measures sloe gin then add ten drops orange biters shake well, then strain into two chilled mixture glasses and add an orange twist to each.