I Like Martinis

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    Martini's Are Dangerous

    I can drink a pitcher full of margaritas or even straight tequila shoots.  I can even drink a half dozen gin & tonics and hardly feel it.  But one martini and I have a buzz on.  Two and I'm a lush.I'm not talking fu-fu apple-tini's or lemon drops but good old gin with a little...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 10, 2011

    Strong And Sexy

    I like my martini made with Tanqueray Gin and Martini and Rossi Vermouth, gently shaken over ice with three maraschino cherries.Save the olives for olive oil.There is something strong, sexy and elegant about a martini.It has nothing to do with James Bond (even though we both like...
    iwritebiographies iwritebiographies
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jul 10, 2011

    Dry Up

    I usually make them myself. Most places use too much vermouth or none at all and for me the vermouth really matters. I use just enough to cover the pitcher and glasses and dump the excess. Then place the glasses in the freezer to chill while I chill the gin. I'll add a few ice...
    outercalm outercalm
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Feb 18, 2009

    Vodka Martini's

    Don't give me one made of Gin, yuck.  But Vodka martini on the rocks with a twist is lovely.  I also liked to indulge in flavored martini's.  One that I would love to try is an espresso martini.
    darlene darlene
    41-45, F
    Jun 13, 2008

    Shaken Not Stirred

    I absolutely love Bombay Sapphire Martinis. They're direct and to the point. Gin, Extra Dry Vermouth, Green Olives.
    zillaron zillaron
    51-55, M
    Feb 5, 2010

    Craving

    I LOVE CHOCOLATE MARTINIS!!! My father in law makes the best one i have ever had
    bOObsMaGee bOObsMaGee
    22-25, F
    Aug 6, 2008

    Fruit And Veggies

    I even love fruit and vegetables in a martini.One of my favorites is a blueberry cucumber martini.My next favorite is a lemon drop martini made with Citron Vodka and thyme.Refreshing for the summer and excellent with a Caesar salad.
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Aug 14, 2011

    French

    I love french martinis.  they are with grand marnier and chambord rather than gin/voka and vermouth.  Regular Martinis are ok with huge olives
    somanybutterflies somanybutterflies
    26-30, F
    Dec 8, 2007

    Martinis

    If ya wanna 'ave fun,Martinis,Let's drink,Party away,The wildness starts,In the end,You never know,What you've been up to!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Dec 22, 2011
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