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How to Make a Martini

Gin Vodka

How to Cocktail: Martini

The Martini is probably the world’s most famous cocktail recipe, but do you know how to make one properly? Master bartender and Liquor.com adviser Simon Ford shows you the right way to make both a gin and a vodka version.


  • 2 1/2 oz Gin
  • 1/2 oz Dry vermouth
  • 1 dash Orange bitters (optional)

Garnish: Lemon twist
Glass: Cocktail

Add all ingredients into a mixing glass with ice and stir until very cold.
Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
Garnish with a lemon twist.

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