The Sloe Martini
Shocking as it seems, I know people that aren’t keen on gin martinis. In fact, some of them think martinis should be made with vodka and shaken (I blame James Bond)…the only thing you can do for those people is pray for them..
For the people that think they don’t like gin, I try them on this…sometimes it works, sometimes I have to make them something else..but it’s always worth trying…
3 oz sloe gin (I use Plymouth, don’t use the Gordons version, if you know someone that makes it, try that!)
1 teaspoon sweet vermouth
Ice, lots of it!
1. Pour the gin and vermouth over ice.
3. Pour into a chilled martini glass
4. Garnish – everything for me is improved with a cocktail cherry, but if you can think of something else, let me know..