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Dirty Hornitini

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Dirty Hornitini Cocktail - Tequila Martini

Dirty Hornitini

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There are so many things I like about the Dirty Hornitini. First, the name is just plain fun, then there is the mix of tequila and olive brine - which is very interesting and almost equal to gin, but not quite. Basically, this is a twist on both the Tequini and the Dirty Martini and Hornitos Reposado is a great tequila choice for this. I would, however, suggest cutting the olive juice from that suggested in the recipe - too much olive can be too much - and not considering the bitters optional - they are essential.

Prep Time: 3 minutes

Total Time: 3 minutes

Yield: 1 Cocktail


  • 2 parts Hornitos Reposado Tequila
  • 1 part dry vermouth
  • 1 1/2 parts olive juice
  • Green olive for garnish
  • Dash of Angostura orange bitters (optional)


  1. Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
  2. Stir well.
  3. Strain into a cocktail glass.
  4. Garnish with a single olive on a cocktail pick.

Recipe Courtesy: Hornitos Tequila

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 3 out of 5
It's all about the olive juice! Again!!, Member MikeK33

You have to find a quality juice if you want a quality drink. 3BAR olive juice is the best I have found. You can try their olives as well. Amazon.

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