Using the juice of ripe tropical fruit muddled into a cocktail shaker with just a hint of simple syrup and good quality vodka makes for the creation of a modern martini.
This martini is delicious, glamorous and proof that simple makes the statement.
Kiwi Martini Cocktail
Serves 1 (easily doubled)
Recipe from Cool Cocktails
2 oz. vodka (or more if you choose)
A dash of simple syrup
1 fresh kiwi
Crush a peeled sliced ripe kiwi in a shaker, using a muddler or flat end of a bar spoon. Add ice, the measure of vodka and simple syrup to taste. Shake and strain into a frosted martini glass. Garnish with a slice of kiwi.