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Martini Recipe

Martini Recipe

Martinis can be made with either vodka or gin. Our taste panel's preference was for the gin vodka, but try them both and decide for yourself. Be warned, this is a strong and serious drink.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 5 min. YIELD:1 servings

Ingredients

  • Ice cubes
  • 3 ounces gin or vodka
  • 1/2 ounce dry vermouth
  • Pimiento-stuffed olives

Directions

  • 1. Fill a shaker three-fourths full with ice. Add gin and vermouth; cover and shake until condensation forms on outside of shaker. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with olives. Yield: 1 serving.

Nutritional Facts

2/3 cup equals 209 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 5 mg sodium, trace carbohydrate, 0 fiber, 0 protein.