It's a cocktail that has lasted the ages but did you know it was originally made with gin? In fact, it wasn't until the prohibition of liquor in the United States (1920-1933) that the Vodka Martini came into being. The reason? Bartenders and drinkers alike fled the US and took the cocktail culture with them to the rest of the world, in return, the rest of the world introduced a wider palette of ingredients to mix, shake and stir with - one of them being vodka.
In this lesson, you'll learn how to make a Vodka Martini.
This how-to course is perfect for beginner bartenders and servers looking to shake up their mixology skills!
Erik Lorincz was the 10th Head Bartender at the American Bar at The Savoy, London. His expertise and passion for cocktail making has seen him work in top cocktail bars, movie sets and for fashion brands around the world.