vodka martini
noun Date: 1948 a martini made with vodka instead of gin

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Vodka martini — A vodka martini (vodkatini or Kangaroo) is a cocktail made with vodka and vermouth, a variation of a Martini. A vodka martini is made by combining vodka, dry vermouth, and ice in a cocktail shaker or mixing glass. The ingredients are chilled,… …   Wikipedia

  • Vodka martini — Le vodka martini, ou kangourou, est un cocktail alcoolisé fait avec de la vodka et du vermouth, une variante du martini. Le cocktail kangourou est réalisé en combinant vodka, vermouth sec et glace dans un shaker ou dans un verre. Ces composants… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vodka Martini — Ein Martini wird traditionell in einem konischen Glas serviert. Der Martini ist ein klassischer Cocktail. Als trockener Shortdrink zählt er zu den Aperitifs und besteht in der Regel aus Gin oder Wodka und Wermut (frz. Vermouth). Er ist nicht mit… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • vodka martini — noun martini made with vodka rather than gin • Hypernyms: ↑martini • Substance Meronyms: ↑vodka …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vodka — is one of the world s most popular distilled beverages. It is a clear liquid which consists of mostly water and ethanol purified by distillation often multiple distillation from a fermented substance such as potatoes, grain (usually rye or wheat) …   Wikipedia

  • Martini (cóctel) — El Martini es uno de los cócteles más conocidos, todo un clásico de la coctelería. El Martini o Martini seco (Dry Martini en idioma inglés) es uno de los cócteles más conocidos, compuesto de ginebra con un chorro de vermú. Suele servirse en copa… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Martini (cocktail) — For the vodka based cocktail, see Vodka martini. Martini IBA Official Cocktail The martini is one of the most widely known cocktails Type …   Wikipedia

  • vodka — /vod keuh/, n. an unaged, colorless, distilled spirit, originally made in Russia. [1795 1805; < Russ vódka, equiv. to vod(á) WATER + ka n. suffix] * * * Colourless distilled liquor of neutral spirits usually made from a grain mash (generally rye… …   Universalium

  • martini — noun Etymology: probably alteration of Martinez (cocktail), from the name Martinez Date: 1894 a cocktail made of gin and dry vermouth; also vodka martini …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • martini — ☆ martini [mär tē′nē ] n. pl. martinis [altered (prob. as assumed sing.) < earlier Martinez: said to have originated in Martinez, California] a cocktail made of gin (or vodka) and dry vermouth, usually served with a green olive or lemon twist …   English World dictionary

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