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!
- 3 ounces vodka
- 3/4 ounces dry vermouth
- Lemon peel
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!