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French Martini Cocktail Gift Box

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French Martini is a delightful cocktail with a fascinating history, and our French Martini Cocktail Box provides you with everything you need to enjoy this classic drink at home. Crafted with premium ingredients, this cocktail box is perfect for those who love to indulge in a flavoursome and sweet martini. Whether you want to sample this iconic cocktail or gift it to a fellow cocktail enthusiast, our French Martini Cocktail Box is a sophisticated choice.

French Martini Cocktail Gift Set


History of the French Martini:

The French Martini has a storied past that dates back to the 1980s. Contrary to what the name might suggest, this cocktail did not originate in France; it was actually created in New York City. The French Martini gained popularity in the 1990s and is known for its unique blend of flavours that create a sophisticated and refreshing drink. The combination of vodka, pineapple, and raspberry flavours gives the French Martini its distinct taste and has made it a beloved classic in the world of mixology.

French Martini Cocktail Kit


French Martini Cocktail Box Contents:

  • 2 x 200ml premium pineapple
  • 2 x 100ml Absolut Vodka
  • 2 x 60ml Chambord

(Please note: We are continually updating and improving our boxed sets, and the contents are subject to change. Wherever substitutes are made, the replacement will be the equivalent or better.)

French Martini Cocktail Set


Some fun facts about the French Martini:


  • Despite its name, the French Martini was actually created in the United States. The cocktail was first concocted by bartender Keith McNally in New York City during the 1980s.

 

  • The French Martini gained popularity in the 1990s at trendsetting bars and restaurants in London and New York. Its fruity and elegant profile made it a hit with both men and women, and it quickly became a chic and fashionable drink.

 

  • The French Martini is sometimes called a "Vodka Pineapple" in some parts of the world, due to its key ingredients of vodka and pineapple juice.

 

  • The traditional recipe for a French Martini calls for Chambord, a raspberry liqueur produced in the Loire Valley of France. Despite its name, Chambord is not a traditional liqueur in France, having only been created in the 1980s as a modern interpretation of a raspberry liqueur.

 

  • The French Martini has been featured in several popular films and TV shows, including "Sex and the City" and "The Big Lebowski". Its association with glamour and sophistication has made it a popular choice for on-screen characters.

 

  • Some variations of the French Martini include adding a splash of champagne to the cocktail, or substituting the Chambord with other fruit liqueurs such as cassis or blueberry.

 

  • The French Martini is a versatile cocktail that can be adapted to different tastes and preferences. Whether you like it sweet or tart, fruity or herbal, there is a variation of the French Martini that is sure to satisfy your palate.
French Martini Cocktail


French Martini FAQ's:

 

How to Prepare the French Martini:

The French Martini is a simple yet sophisticated cocktail that can be easily prepared using the ingredients from our French Martini Cocktail Box. To create this delectable drink, simply mix the premium pineapple juice and Absolut Vodka in a shaker with ice. After shaking well, strain the mixture into a martini glass and carefully pour the Chambord over the back of a spoon to create a layered effect. Garnish with a slice of pineapple or a raspberry for a beautiful presentation.


What makes the French Martini unique?

The French Martini stands out for its combination of premium pineapple juice, Absolut Vodka, and Chambord, which creates a delightful blend of sweet and fruity flavours.


Is the French Martini suitable for gifting?

The French Martini Cocktail Box makes a thoughtful and elegant gift for any cocktail enthusiast or for those who appreciate the finer things in life.


How many servings does the French Martini Cocktail Box provide?

The ingredients in our French Martini Cocktail Box are carefully portioned to create approximately 4 servings of this delectable cocktail.


Can I purchase the French Martini Cocktail Box as part of a subscription service?

Absolutely! Our subscription service allows you to receive a curated selection of cocktail boxes at regular intervals, ensuring that you never run out of your favourite drinks. For more information visit our Cocktail Subscription Box page.

French Martini Cocktail Gift Box


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