How To Make A Classic Gin Martini Cocktail

How To Make A Classic Gin Martini Cocktail

Classic Gin Martini Cocktail. Expert cocktail maker Tony Miccilota prepares a classic gin martini mixed in the elegant surroundings of the famous Duke's Hotel in London. Savour our Classic Gin Martini Cocktail.

Step 1: You will need:

  • 1 martini glass
  • 1 martini gallon or mixing glass
  • 1 cocktail stirrer
  • 1 cocktail strainer
  • 1 knife or canal
  • 1 25ml shot measure
  • 1 50ml shot measure
  • you might also need:
  • 1 measuring jug
  • some measuring spoons

Step 2: Chill the galss

Put the martini glass and the gin in the freezer at least an hour before use.

Step 3: Ice

Add plenty of ice to the martini gallon or mixing glass

Step 4: Vermouth

Then a dash of extra dry vermouth.

Step 5: Stir

Stir until the ice is coated.

Step 6: Strain

Place the strainer over the martini gallon and pour away the vermouth. This perfumes the ice.

Step 7: Gin

Now add 75ml of chilled gin.

Step 8: Stir again

Step 9: Strain

Strain the gin into the frozen martini glass.

Step 10: Garnish

Shave off some lemon rind. Twist and squeeze it over the drink. Brush it over the rim of the glass, drop it in

Step 11: Serve