The dirty martini is believed to have originated in 1901 when new york bartender john o rsquo connor found inspiration in the classic rsquo s famous olive garnish first made by muddling the olive into the drink and later by adding a splash of olive brine the dirty martini took decades to reach a wide fan base.

The dirty martini has a pleasant saltiness that is fascinating against the gin and dry vermouth background dirty simply refers to the addition of olive juice or brine its a classic cocktail that is very easy to mix up and one of the most popular variations on hellip.

The dirty martini used to be the punching bag of cocktails you can see why a classic martini is an orchestral composition demanding finely tuned finesse from its maker.

This filthy dirty martini is a combination of green olive juice honey vodka and vermouth garnished with three olives a filthy dirty martini is much more complex than it rsquo s original and classic martini the olive juice in the filthy dirty martini has bite which is nicely tempered with the honey.