Classic Vodka Martini

It should be noted that the other classic martini is a gin martini, so feel free to go in that direction if that's more your style!

  • Prep time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 1 drink

Ingredients

  • 3 ounces vodka
  • 3/4 ounces dry vermouth
  • Lemon peel
  • Ice

Method

1 Mix the vodka and vermouth: Fill a mixing glass or pint glass with ice. Add the vodka and vermouth.

2 Stir: Stir for at least 30 seconds.

3 Prep your glass: Allow the drink to sit for a minute. Meanwhile, rub a lemon peel around the rim of a cocktail glass.

4 Strain: Strain the drink into the glass, and drop the lemon peel in. Sip and savor!