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Vodka • Sweet
Blue Martini

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Sometimes you just want to drink something blue. In those times, opt not for a Blue Raspberry Slurpee, but instead for this twist on a classic Martini made with vodka, blue curaçao and lightly bitter Cocchi Americano in place of the usual dry vermouth. A few dashes of orange bitters round everything out, bringing out the curaçao’s sweet, citrusy notes. It’s the perfect “up” drink for any luau or your next Fourth of July BBQ.

The Essentials

Vodka
Blue Curaçao
Cocchi Americano
Bar Spoon
The Details

Ingredients

2 oz Vodka
0.5 oz Blue Curaçao
0.5 oz Cocchi Americano
2 Orange bitters
Orange Twist, for garnish

Method

  • Add all ingredients except for the garnish to a mixing glass.
  • Add ice cubes to the mixing glass and stir until a frost has formed on the exterior of the glass.
  • Using a julep strainer, strain into a chilled coupe.
  • Garnish with an orange twist.
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Strength:
Rum Dry Easy
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