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Dirty Bird Martinis?

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  1. efhondakid

    efhondakid My name is Byron. VIP

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    Anyone like them? Had a few at the bar tonight and I think next time I go Im just gonna be the classy guy sitting in the corner sipping martinis all night.
     
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    Is classy synonymous with gay these days? I never got the memo. :p

    Heres the only martini you'll ever see me drinking: Double shot of Whiskey, straight up. I call it a mans martini!
     
  3. efhondakid

    efhondakid My name is Byron. VIP

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    I started the night with a couple Jack and Cokes dont worry, but I do enjoy some olives, that and Im not injen, come on.
     
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    Im just sayin, its a slippery slope!
     
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    efhondakid My name is Byron. VIP

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    Yeah, yeah. Hey its not a Zima or a Mikes hard.
     
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    Do they even make Zima anymore?
     
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    SlushboxTeggy It's only stupid if it doesn't work VIP

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    Yea, liquor store by me has it. What the hell is a dirty bird martini?

    Stoli blu and club if I'm going with liquor. Or some vodka and club. I actually did have a stoli blu martini about a week ago in AC. Bartender heard me wrong, but it was free.
     
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    efhondakid My name is Byron. VIP

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    Double shot of vodka with a little bit of green olive juice, does the trick if you like green olives.
     
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    I like neither ingredients. Ill pass thanks.
     
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    Hmmmm never heard the "bird" added into the name. Around here they are just called a dirty martini. A dirty bird is vodka, coffee liquer and cream.
     
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    Yeah my wife drinks dirty martini's just as you described. Usually a 2:1 mix of vodka to olive brine.

    Vodka isn't really my cup of tea. I'll take a Manhattan any time though.
     
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    i've heard them called dirty martinis, not dirty bird martinis
     
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    dry is the only way a martini should be served.
    perfect is for mahattans (do this instead, makers mark mahattan perfect. yum)
    dirty is gross.
     
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    Isn't that like a mixed russian?
     
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    Yea that's the one. I couldn't remember if there was a just vodka and cream drink.
     
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    That's the only bourbon I use. Makers Mark ftw.
     
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    efhondakid My name is Byron. VIP

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    Thats what the bartender called it, must be an Ohio thing. :dunno:
     
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    I wouldn't even say an ohio thing. One drink at some bar could be something fairly different at the bar across the street. Not all bartenders are of the same schooling. I had to tell a bartender how to make a snakebite once, but there are 10 or so ways to make it. Someone could later order it wanting their way and instead get mine because of it.
     
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    efhondakid My name is Byron. VIP

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    Its a Uniontown Ohio thing then. Dick. :D
     
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