Valencia Martini

Valencia Martini

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 0 minutes
Servings: 1


  • 1/2 oz. fino sherry
  • 3 orange peels for flaming (see related
      tip at right)
  • 2 1/2 oz. vodka


Coat the inside of a martini glass with fino sherry and toss out the excess. Flame 2 of the orange peels into the glass and discard. Chill the vodka and strain into the seasoned glass. Garnish with the last flamed orange peel. Serves 1.

Adapted from The Craft of the Cocktail, by Dale DeGroff (Clarkson Potter, 2002).