Martini Variations

Shaken, not stirred. Yes, we understand and appreciate the classic martini, along with James Bond and Mad Men. Fortunately for us, this famous cocktail has evolved and now can be customized for every style and taste. We're so glad because some of our palettes are a little more fruity and sweet! Today we're sharing all sorts of variations mixed in with our balsamic vinegars. If you don't see your favorite flavors here, our team will be happy to make more suggestions. 

2 1/2 oz vodka or gin
1 oz Olive Tree Traditional or White Balsamic Vinegar*

Put martini glass in freezer for about 15 minutes. Pour ice into a cocktail shaker. Add vodka or gin. Add balsamic. Shake thoroughly. Strain into frosty martini glass. Add Garnish.

Espresso Balsamic Vinegar with chocolate covered espresso beans
Chocolate Balsamic Vinegar with shaved chocolate
White Peach Balsamic Vinegar with a sprig of basil or mint
Cranberry Orange Balsamic Vinegar with frozen cranberries
Apple Balsamic Vinegar with a slice of pear or a cinnamon stick
Fig Balsamic Vinegar with cranberries or a slice of orange
Blackberry Balsamic Vinegar with floating blackberries

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