Shaken or stirred? It's a matter of preference for martini lovers. This classic cocktail contains gin and a hint of dry vermouth.

Photo: Blaine Moats
Total Time:
5 mins


  • 2 green olives

  • 2 ounce gin or vodka

  • ¼ ounce dry vermouth

  • Fresh lemon peel twist


  1. Thread the olives on a cocktail pick; set aside. In a cocktail shaker combine gin and vermouth. Add ice cubes; cover and shake until very cold. Strain liquid into a martini glass. Garnish with the lemon twist and /or olives. Makes 1 serving.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

151 Calories
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 1
Calories 151
% Daily Value *
Cholesterol 1mg 0%
Sodium 178mg 8%
Calcium 10.1mg 1%
Iron 0.2mg 1%
Potassium 13mg 0%

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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