Classic Martini (Double Post, Sorry!)

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins

Stirred, not shaken variety of what is perhaps the classiest cocktail of all time. (Double post, SORRY!)

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 6 ounces vodka, high quality (you may also use gin, if you prefer)
  • 4 drops vermouth, extra dry
  • ice
  • 3 green olives, to garnish


  1. (Double post, SORRY!).
  2. Fill a pint glass with ice.
  3. Add the vodka (or gin) and vermouth.
  4. Stir well with a spoon for 30-60 seconds.
  5. Cover the glass with a cocktail strainer and poor into a chilled martini glass.
  6. Garnish the cocktail with three olives threaded onto a fancy cocktail stirrer, or a toothpick.
  7. Serve.