National Martini Day History
National Martini Day seeks to promote the classic cocktail. A martini is a mix of gin and vermouth garnished with an olive or lime. There are many variations of this cocktail such as the Manhattan or Cosmoplitan. It can also be served dry, dirty, or smoky.
There are also a number of rumors relating to the origin of the Martini. It is believed that the Martini was created in the early 1900s at a bar in the town of Martinez, California. National Martinez Day is observed annually on June 19th.
National Martini Day References and Related Siteswww.cntraveller.in: The Martini