Archive for the ‘Vodka based’ Category

Persian Perl

2 oz rose infused vodka (vodka, rose water)

1 oz St. Germain

½ lemon 

½ oz simple or dem

Shake, serve in martini glass, float with 2 oz white wine, Prosecco or Champagne


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Key lime martini

1.5 oz Vanilla vodka

.5 oz key lime juice (since squeezing fresh key limes is a mess, consider store bought juice for this one…) 

.5 oz simple syrup

.5 oz cointreau or triple sec

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2 oz ginger hibiscus infusion
3/4 oz lychee liquor
3/4 oz lemon juice (about 1/2 lemon)
1 oz peach nectar

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3 oz Gin

1 oz Vodka

1/2 oz (or less!) of Lillet

1 dash Orange Bitters

1 dash Angostura Bitters

Stir. Add a little simple syrup if desired.


“A dry martini,’ he said. ‘One. In a deep champagne goblet.’ …
Just a moment. Three measures of Gordon’s, one of vodka, half a measure of Kina Lillet. Shake it very well until it’s ice-cold, then add a large thin slice of lemon-peel. Got it?”
Ian Fleming (Casino Royale)

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London Fog

1 measure Gin or Vodka

1/2 measure Maraska
1/2 measure pear nectar
1 measure rosemary infused dem syrup (add rosemary twigs during cooling period).
Juice of 1/2 to 1 lemon (careful to balance – sometimes it’s just a little over 1/2 oz)

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