Martini or Gibson
A fairly strong, but straight, no-nonsense old school cocktail
Recipe type: Cocktail
  • 2 parts gin of your choice - mine is Bombay Sapphire
  • 1 part vermouth - my choice is Noilly Prat
  • olives or onions
  1. place ice cubes in a tumbler
  2. fill gin over them
  3. add the vermouth
  4. place lid on tumbler and shake for 10 seconds
  5. optional - add ice cube(s) to your glass
  6. pour into your cocktail glass
  7. add olives to make a Martini or
  8. add onions to make a Gibson
Recipe by ... by Claudia Willison at