June 19 – National Martini Day

National Martini Day

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Drink Facts on Martini’s 

  • A traditional martini if one exists now, consists of only two ingredients gin and vermouth. 
  • A traditional martini is garnished with either an olives, lemon, or pearl onion.  
  • A martini is either stirred or shaken. Some say stirring a martini creates a smoother clearer texture without ice chips. 
  • Today, 50% of all cocktails are served in a martini glass.
  • Today, there are a number of variations of a martini and garnishes.