An olive in a martini is a classic combination. Now, swap out the olive for Chilean extra virgin olive oil and you've got a whole new tasting experience. Orange and basil are muddled to release their oil before being combined in a shaker with vodka, simple syrup, and the olive oil. The fruity olive oil pops against the other flavors in the cocktail. If you present this drink with a skillfully added drop of olive oil, your friends will be amazed at your talent as a mixologist while also enjoying a delicious and refreshing cocktail
Chilean Extra Virgin Olive Oil Mini Martini
1 Orange Segment
3-5 Fresh Basil Leaves
1 oz. Vodka
1/4 oz. Simple Syrup
1/4 oz. Chilean Extra Virgin Olive Oil
In a shaker, muddle orange segment and basil leaves. Add vodka, simple syrup and olive oil then add ice and shake well. Strain into a shot glass and float a drop of olive oil over the top.