Today is the National Martini day. June 19th is exclusively earmarked for this popular cocktail.
What is Martini ?, Know on National Martini Day-
Martini is a cocktail made from gin (or vodka) and dry vermouth (red or white wine flavoured with aromatic herbs), typically garnished with an olive or a twist of lemon.
Types of Martini-
A perfect Martini uses equal amounts of sweet and dry vermouth.
A dirty Martini recipe contains a splash of olive brine or olive juice and is typically garnished with an olive.
A dry Martini is made with dry, white vermouth.
It can be served in variety of ways such as with ice (on the rocks), garnished with an olive or with a twist of lemon.
How to Make a Martini?
Martini is very popular and served in bars across the world. It can be easily prepared at home provided you have the signature Martini glasses.
Pour all the ingredients (vermouth and gin) of the cocktail into mixing glass with ice cubes. Stir well and strain in chilled martini cocktail glasses. Garnish with olive
How to Celebrate National Martini Day?
Enjoy a Bond movie Host a James bond themed party and ask your friends to join in with families and kids. What best way to enjoy national Martini day than to watch 007 bond movie at home. You can serve soft drinks to kids in the martini glasses.
Try perfect Martini Recipe at Martini Day-
Release your culinary know-how and create your own peach martini, chocolate martini or espresso martini cocktail.
Call an old friends and make yourself comfortable in the bar lounge with exclusive martini themed cocktails and refresh old memories. Top it up with good Music to mark the special day.
Say cheers to Martini in bond style which he likes “shaken, not stirred”