Vodka Martini

The vodka martini is a simple variation of the classic martini, which is made with gin and dry vermouth. Making the perfect vodka martini is a matter of taste, since it only contains two simple ingredients plus a garnish. Therefore, learning how to make a vodka martini the right way depends largely on the tastes of the individual drinking it.

Preparation

Freeze a martini glass

Freeze a stirring glass

Instructions
  1. Using your frozen stirring glass, add Ice & dash in 10ml of your Dry Vermouth.
  2. Stir down for 10 seconds, then strain off contents & discard,
  3. Add your 60ml of vodka.
  4. Stir down for arounds 20 seconds, try the cocktail by dabbing a drop on the back of your hand.
  5. Stir down further until you feel you have the correct dilution.
  6. Grab you Frozen martini glass & use a julip strainer to to pour your cocktail into the glass.
  7. Garnish with 3 olives on a cocktail stick or a twist of lemon peel.
  8. Enjoy your vodka.
Ingredients
10ml Noilly Prat Original Dry Vermouth
60ml Grey Goose vodka
Garnish
3 olives or lemon twist