The Vodka Martini Cocktail Recipe is super easy. You can make this amazing drink within 5 minutes. In addition to that, it is made from very simple ingredients like vodka, dry vermouth, and Sicilian green olives. This delicious drink became popular on international level in the mid- to late-twentieth century. Lan Fleming, author of the series of some well-known novels, played a vital role in the popularity of this drink. Use chilled vodka in this drink. Therefore, do not forget to put the bottle of vodka in the fridge for a few hours before making vodka martini. Make sure to use good quality vodka. You can shake this drink slightly but never stir it. This recipe makes approximately six drinks. Use Martini cocktail glasses to serve this drink. It is better to make this drink just before serving as it loses its fizziness with the passage of time. If you are really interested in making your own vodka martini, then follow the given below step by step vodka martini cocktail recipe:
Ingredients (take five minutes and make 6 drinks)
(1/2 cup) ice cubes
(375ml /1 1/2 cups) good quality chilled vodka
(125ml /1/2 cup) dry vermouth
6 rinsed Sicilian green olives
First of all, place six martini cocktail glasses in refrigerator until chill properly.
Meanwhile, take a cocktail shaker and place 1/2 cup of ice cubes in it.
Pour in 375ml properly chilled vodka into your cocktail shaker. Now, shake the ice cubes and vodka for approximately one minute until both ingredients mix thoroughly. Make sure not to shake it vigorously. Set it aside for few second at room temperature.
Take out the martini cocktail glasses from refrigerator and divide the 125ml dry vermouth equally among them.
Place one risen Sicilian green olives in each of the martini cocktail glasses.
Now, gradually pour the vodka martini cocktail into the glasses. Serve immediately.