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  • 300ml gin
  • 60ml dry vermouth
  • 25ml olive brine, (add more if you prefer a saltier martini)
  • to garnish green olives


  • STEP 1

    Pour the gin, vermouth and brine into a mixing jug and stir. Decant into a sterilised flip top bottle and keep chilled in the fridge. Garnish with green olives before serving.


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Hannah GuinnessSenior sub editor and drinks writer

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