- 700ml bottle rye vodka
Originally associated with Russia, Slavonic, Baltic and Scandinavian countries, vodka has become…
- small pot of juniper berries
- small pod of green cardamom pods
- small pot of dried rose petals
- small pot of coriander seeds
The small, creamy brown seeds of the coriander plant give dishes a warm, aromatic and slightly…
- 1 lemon
Oval in shape, with a pronouced bulge on one end, lemons are one of the most versatile fruits…
- 1 coffee filter paper
- bottle of vermouth
- small jar of green olives
- 2 martini glasses
- shot measure
- tall glass
- cocktail stirrer
- cocktail strainer
To use the kit: Write the following instructions on the gift tag:
Open the bottle of vodka and add 2 tbsp juniper berries, 6 cardamom pods, a pinch of dried rose petals, 1 tsp coriander seeds and a strip of lemon peel. Put the lid back on and leave in a cool dark place for 24 hrs.
Strain the infused mixture through the coffee filter paper into a jug, then pour back into the bottle to store.
To make a martini, chill 2 martini glasses in the fridge for 30 mins. Put 50ml vermouth in a tall glass, add 150ml infused vodka and a large handful of ice. Stir well until the outside of the glass feels cold, then strain into the chilled glasses. Garnish with an olive.