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Dirty Martini Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Dirty Martini, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Gin, Dry Vermouth, Olive Juice, or Olive, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Dirty Martini Cocktail Description

The Dirty Martini falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Cocktail glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Let the Dirty Martini transport you to a realm of flavor and elegance. A careful selection of 4 ingredients, featuring Gin, Dry Vermouth, Olive juice, Olive, combines to create this masterpiece. It’s a drink that resonates with the essence of fine cocktail-making. Companion drinks like Sphinx Cocktail, Pepito Lolito, Pink Elephant also offer a taste of this excellence.

Dirty Martini Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Dirty Martini, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 2 oz Gin
  • 1 tblsp Dry Vermouth
  • 2 tblsp Olive juice (from the olive jar)
  • 2 Olive, garnish
  • 59 ml Gin
  • 15 ml Dry Vermouth
  • 30 ml Olive juice (from the olive jar)
  • 2 Olive, garnish

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Dirty Martini Cocktail

Preparation time: 10
Total time: 15

Creating the Dirty Martini cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by vigorously shaking the following ingredients: 2 oz Gin, 1 tblsp Dry Vermouth, 2 tblsp Olive juice (from the olive jar), 2 Olive, garnish. Once blended to perfection, pour into the cocktail glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Dirty Martini Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
400.0 0.0 100.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Dirty Martini are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Dirty Martini Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Gin, Dry Vermouth, Olive Juice, and Olive.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Dirty Martini.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Dirty Martini cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Gin 1429 times 8.74%
Dry Vermouth 502 times 3.07%
Olive Juice 19 times 0.12%
Olive 29 times 0.18%

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Dirty Martini FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Dirty Martini Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Dirty Martini.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Dirty Martini?
  • A: The ingredients include Gin, Dry Vermouth, Olive Juice, and Olive, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Dirty Martini cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Cocktail glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 1145 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 7.00% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Dirty Martini cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Dirty Martini is the perfect addition to any occasion.