Nick and Nora Martini

Nick and Nora Martini
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The Nick and Nora martini is a fun variation of the Classic Martini. It was created in the 1930s and was named after the couple Nick and Nora Charles – The couple who stood at the center of “The Thin Man“novel. This cocktail is traditionally served in a Nick and Nora glass, but there are some bartenders who prefer to serve it in a coupe glass.

Nick and Nora Martini Recipe

  1. 45 ml gin

  2. 15 ml dry vermouth

  3. Ice

  4. Garnish: Spanish olive (without the pimento filling)

Nick and Nora Martini Recipe

How to Make a Nick and Nora Martini

  1. Add 45 ml of gin and 15 ml dry vermouth into a mixing glass filled with ice, and stir until chilled.

  2. Strain the mix into a Nick and Nora glass.

  3. Garnish with a Spanish olive.

  4. Serve