Martini with a Twist

Martini with a Twist

  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook Time:
  • Total: 5 min
  • Serving: 1 Serving

A classic gin-based martini is topped with a bright and citrusy bite of flavor from the addition of a lemon zest twist. 


  • 2 ounces dry gin
  • 1 ounce dry vermouth
  • Lemon zest twist to garnish


  1. Place all of the ingredients, except for the lemon twist, into a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
  2. Vigorously shake the mixture for 35 seconds and then double strain into a cocktail glass.
  3. Gently twist the lemon zest over the drink and then drop into the glass to garnish; serve immediately.

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