There’s a reason the Martini is such an eternally popular drink. It’s bracing, refreshing, perfect as an after-work de-stresser, a pre-prandial aperitif, or a post-dinner digestive.
It’s versatile. There’s also something rather sophisticated and sexy about Martini drinking in general. In short, it pays off to know how you take yours. That’s why it’s more important than ever to master your Martini terminology.
For the Martini novice who struggles with the admittedly esoteric terminology surrounding the classic cocktail, we’ve put together an essential glossary of Martini terminology to help you order the perfect Martini. Whether you like yours dry or dirty, perfect or …