If you are trying to figure out how to make a chartreuse martini, search no more. A chartreuse martini is a simple and delicious martini. It is commonly referred to as a chartini. If you want to be able to enjoy a homemade chartreuse martini, you only need a couple of ingredients and a couple of minutes. You can also use this great chartini recipe to impress your friends.
To make a chartreuse martini, you will need:
- one oz. green chartreuse
- two oz. gin
- Prepare your ingredients. Before making your chartreuse martini, you should make sure you have the proper ingredients. You should also have a cocktail shaker, and a glass to pour your drink in. You will more than likely want to chill your glass, chartreuse, and gin before you prepare the drink. The chartreuse martini is served best when it is cold. When you choose a glass, try to choose something fun or unique.
- Mix your chartini. Once you have chilled your items, it's time to mix the chartreuse martini. Add the one oz. of green chartreuse and the two oz. of gin to a cocktail shaker. If you do not feel your drink is chilled enough, you can also add some ice to the shaker. Once your ingredients are inside, close the shaker and shake vigorously.
- Pour and garnish. You should now pour your delicious chartreuse martini into the glass of your choice. You can enjoy your drink just like that. However, it would be great to add some sliced fruit for garnish. Some colorful straws will also set off the green chartreuse. Plus, it is always easier to drink a martini through a straw.