Basically, Gibson martini is a Gin or Vodka martini with pickled onions. Washington Post said, Gibson is a cocktail with movie-star status. The martini is truly urbane, elite and oniony relative. The exact origin of the Gibson is unclear, according to one popular theory Charles Dana Gibson is responsible for the creation of the Gibson. Gibson Martini has numerous cultural references in books and TV shows as well.
For Gibson Martini, Use A super premium Martini Cocktail Gin such as Tanqueray No. 10 and garnish of McSweets onions (really excellent) and finish with a dusting of finely-ground black pepper. Slight bit of heat, marvelous aroma.
Ingredients for Gibson Gin Martini | Liquor: Tanqueray No. 10 Gin
- 60 ml or 2 oz Gin
- 15 ml or 0.5 oz Dry Vermouth
- 2-3 silverskin pickeled Onion
Glass: Martini Glass
Servings: 1 Serve
How to Make a Gibson Gin Martini
- Fill a mixing galss of Shaker with Ice Cubes
- Add all the ingredients (except pickeled onion)
- Shake well and strain into a chilled cocktail glass
- Garnish with Onions
Why Tanqueray No. 10 Gin?
It is a premium Martini Cocktail gin, handcrafted in small batches. The flagship gin of the 183-year-old distillery, Tanqueray No.10 made with fresh citrus fruits (grapefruits, orange and limes) along with camomile flowers and other hand picked botanicals. With a delicious hint of juniper and coriander. Tanqueray No. 10 Gin has been awarded double gold & best white spirit for three years in a row. Within just eight months of its launch, Tanqueray 10 won 7 top US awards.
Tanqueray No. 10 Gin