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Shaken, Stirred and Everything in Between

They say you can’t reinvent the wheel, but no one said anything about the martini. Gin, vermouth and bitters are the typical building blocks of this classic cocktail, but today’s martinis are mixed with a host of liquors, spirits and liqueurs, and choices stretch well beyond the James Bond-esque “shaken, not stirred.” While I’m typically