Dirty Gin Martini Cocktail Recipe

Easy vermouth cocktail recipes

Make the most of a bottle of vermouth with our easy cocktail recipes. Mix up a classic martini, a simple spritz or a punchy negroni

Looking for vermouth cocktail recipes? Want the best easy cocktail recipes to make the most of your cocktail cabinet? Try our top tipple ideas below and check out our easy gin cocktail recipes for even more delicious drinks. Discover which vermouth to buy in our ‘what is vermouth’ guide.


Easy vermouth cocktail recipes

White vermouth cocktail recipes

Pre-bottled dirty martini

This easy Christmas cocktail makes the perfect gift to bring to a festive party – keep chilled in the fridge for emergencies.

Cocchi jasmine tea spritz

Delicate jasmine tea, sweet peach purée and bitter Cocchi Americano vermouth harmonises in this refreshing summery cocktail.

The broken spur

A delicious cocktail with gin, vermouth and port, plus a splash of Pernot. This elegant serve is simple to make but looks the part on any cocktail menu.

The new spritz

This zesty vermouth spritz, topped up with white grapefruit juice and prosecco, is perfect for summer. The spritz was originally wine with a dash of soda water, before people started adding bitters, tonic and prosecco to create modern-day versions.

Dark vermouth cocktail recipes

PX Manhattan

Pedro ximénez sherry is the key to this clever cocktail, best sipped on a winter’s evening. This easy whisky cocktail is the perfect balance of subtle sweetness and flavourful bitter notes. Garnish with a stylish twist of orange.


Live like a trendy New Yorker with our classic Manhattan recipe. It’s best served in a coupe glass, with an illuminous cocktail cherry to garnish.


Want to know how to make the best negroni? Check out our quick and easy recipe for this punchy Italian cocktail, made with just three classic ingredients.

Americano cocktail

This classic vermouth-based cocktail is similar to the negroni but is lighter and less boozy, making for a great aperitif.