Gibson Cocktail

Gibson Cocktail

  • Author: Ted - Lila Ruth Grain Free
  • Prep Time: 5-10 min
  • Total Time: 5-10 min
  • Yield: 2 Gibsons 1x


  • 4 ounces vodka
  • 1 ounce dry vermouth
  • Pickled red onion for garnish
  • 1 tablespoon brine liquid from the pickled onions


  1. Pre-chill your martini glass by filling with ice cubes and cold water and set aside.
  2. Fill cocktail shaker halfway with ice cubes, pour in 4 ounces of your favorite vodka (we like Tito’s), 1 ounce dry vermouth, 1 tablespoon of brine liquid from the pickled onions.
  3. Place cover on cocktail shaker and shake vigorously for 10 seconds.
  4. Discard ice cubes and water from chilled martini glass and pour in contents of shaker. Garnish with pickled red onion and enjoy.

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