drink recipes & mixing instructions

Martini (Classic) Recipe

Ingredient list, mixing instructions, and recommended serving container for Martini (Classic).


  • 2 1/2 oz Gin
  • 1/2 oz Dry Vermouth
  • 1+ Olives or Lemon Twist

Mixing Instructions

Pour the the gin and dry vermouth into a mixing glass filled with ice cubes. Stir (or shake) the mixture for 30 seconds, and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with olives or lemon twist. You can add a dash of orange or Angostura bitters if you like.

Usually the Martini (Classic) is served in a Cocktail Glass.