Martinis are a perfect choice for people who prefer fruity, sweet cocktails. There are loads of types of Martinis for everyone to enjoy. There are several ways to make a Martini, either stirred, shaken, with little or no vermouth, vodka or gin. This is one drink that has so many options.

For those who love olives, then the savory gin or vodka martini is the best option for them. The savory martini basic recipe can be used to make custom concoctions specific to one’s taste. Simply pour a little olive juice and you can create dirty martini. A sweet martini cocktail is made with gin or vodka containing additional liquors, fruits and other flavoring in limitless combinations. Begin with two ounces of gin or vodka over ice in a shaker and add the delicious flavoring agents to make beverage of your preference. Consider straining the beverage in a chilled martini glass before serving or dip the rim of your glass into sugar crystals before you fill an extra touch of sweetness.

Other Martini variety include the Citrus Martini where you add about three ounces of cranberry juice and a half shot glass or orange and garnish with a slice or two of orange. The Apple Martini is made by adding two ounces of apple liquor and tart apple juice. In a Chocolate Martini, add two ounces of Godiva chocolate to the cocktail shaker and garnish with shavings of dark chocolate. For a Pomegranate Martini, you can add four ounces of pomegranate juice and a shot glass of orange to the cocktail shaker.

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