One thing that the overwhelming majority of tried-and-test cocktail classics have in common is their straightforwardness. The Black Marble, which some liken to a good Dry Martini, is no exception to the precept. The better the quality of Vodka, the better the drink tastes.
- Vodka – 1 part
- Ice Cubes
- Single Large Black Olive
- Lemon or Orange Wedge
- Fill a low ball glass three-quarters full of ice cubes.
- Place the black olive in the centre.
- Pour the vodka over it.
- Garnish with the lemon or orange wedge.