Cocktails for National Martini Day!

The martini is one of the best known cocktails in history and on June 19th we celebrate it with Martini Day!  Though we do not know the true origins of this iconic drink, one thing is for sure…they are delicious!  Whether you like them up, on the rocks, shaken, stirred or dirty, we have a martini for you.

 

Raspberry Blush

raspberry

 

2 oz. Sobieski Raspberry Vodka

¾ oz. lime juice

¾ oz. simple syrup

½ oz. pomegranate juice

Raspberry and mint sprig for garnish

Combine all the ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice, except the pomegranate juice.  Shake and strain into chilled martini glass. Top with pomegranate juice and garnish with raspberry and mint sprig.

Created by Kim Haasarud, Liquid Architecture for Sobieski Vodka

 

CAMUS-Politan

camus cosmo

 

1 ½ oz. CAMUS VS Elegance Cognac

¾ oz. orange liqueur

¾ oz. cranberry juice

¼ oz. lime juice

Lime twist for garnish

Combine all ingredients with ice and shake.  Strain into a martini glass.  Garnish with a lime twist.

The Green Hour

Green Hour

 

1 oz. Lucid Absinthe

1 oz. melon liqueur

1 ½ oz. lemonade

½ oz. sweet ‘n sour mix

Top with lemon-lime soda and seltzer water Lime wheel for garnish

Squeeze lime and drop into shaker. Shake and strain into martini glass. Top with a splash of lemon-lime soda and seltzer water. Garnish with lime wheel and serve.

 

 

 

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