St. Dill Martini

St. Dill Martini
St. Dill Martini
With mustard seeds, dill sprigs, and a snappy kosher dill set in vodka, the St. Dill is a twist on the classic dirty martini.Helen Rosner

With mustard seeds, dill sprigs, and a snappy kosher dill set in vodka, the St. Dill is a twist on the classic dirty martini.

St. Dill Martini
With mustard seeds, dill sprigs, and a snappy kosher dill set in vodka, the St. Dill is a twist on the classic dirty martini.
Yield: makes ONE COCKTAIL

Ingredients

  • 2 oz. vodka
  • 12-1 oz. of kosher pickle brine
  • Splash of dry vermouth
  • 10-12 mustard seeds
  • whole baby kosher dill pickle, for garnish
  • A large fresh sprig of dill, for garnish

Instructions

  1. Place the vodka, pickle brine, vermouth, and mustard seeds into a shaker over ice and shake well. Skewer the dill pickle and add it to a chilled cocktail glass. Strain the martini into the glass and garnish with the dill sprig.