1. Food

Sapphire Martini


Sapphire Martini

Sapphire Martini

Photo Credit: © Colleen Graham licensed to About.com
This is an absolute delight that adds a little color and orange flavor to your classic Martini thanks to the blue curaçao. Like the Diamond Martini, one of the characteristics of this cocktail is that the gin and cocktail glass are both "frozen". Because gin cannot actually freeze, this just means that you place the bottle in the freezer for awhile until it is nice and cold.

Prep Time: 3 minutes

Total Time: 3 minutes

Yield: 1 Cocktail



  1. Chill a cocktail glass.
  2. Add a couple of dashes each of dry vermouth and blue curaçao to the glass.
  3. Pour in the gin.
  4. Garnish with the lemon twist.

Would you like to receive cocktail tips and recipes every week? Sign up for the free cocktail newsletter and recipe of the week here and get the latest edition sent directly to your email.

  1. About.com
  2. Food
  3. Cocktails
  4. Cocktail Recipes
  5. Gin Cocktail Recipes
  6. Sapphire Martini Gin Cocktail Recipe

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.