Celebrate Martini Day with The Glass House Girls
Martinis… be they shaken or stirred, there is no wrong way to drink a Martini. There are however many more variations than most of us will realise. So with that in mind, The Glass House Girls have put together a list of the very best Top 5 Martini recipes. So sit back and relax, and ask the barman to whip you up one of these fancy delights.
1 ounce white crème de cacao
2 ounces of the very best Vodka
1 ounce chocolate liqueur (Godiva is the best, but Swiss chocolate liqueur is equally good)
Place all ingredients into a shaker and shake vigorously.
Serve in a Martini glass and garnish with a delicate chocolate straw.
Add a little crushed ice if you prefer the drink chilled.
2 ounces Extra Dry Gin
½ ounce Dry Vermouth
Place all ingredients into a cocktail shaker and shake well.
Serve chilled in a chilled Martini glass and add crushed to taste.
Top with a couple of olives and enjoy.
1 1/2 ounces Malibu coconut rum
1 1/2 ounces chocolate Liqueur
1 1/2 ounces cherry Vodka
Place all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and shake vigorously.
Strain into a chilled Martini Glass.
Sit back and dream of the Black Forest! Enjoy.
1 1/2 ounces pomegranate Vodka
1 1/2 peach Vodka
1 ounce peach Schnapps
1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
1 ounce orange juice
Place all ingredients into a cocktail shaker and shake vigorously.
If you want to add a little sparkle to your drink, coat the rim of your glass with cinnamon sugar.
Strain ingredients into the chilled Martini Glass and top with a single cinnamon stick.
2 ounces caramel Vodka
2 ounces Apple Cider
1 ounce butterscotch Schnapps
1 slice of apple, caramel sauce and cinnamon sugar.
Coat the rim of your Martini glass with cinnamon sugar.
Add all the ingredients into the cocktail shaker. Add ice and shake vigorously.
Strain into a chilled Martini Glass and top with a slice of fresh apple and a generous drizzle of caramel.
So… which one will you be indulging in?