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Pickled Dirty Martini
Jamie Chung
D is for Dirty

"DIRTY" is bar lingo for a cocktail (usually a martini) flavored with a splash of olive brine. If you're a fan of salty stuff, you can also try dill pickle brine, or juice from a hot pepper or giardiniera jar.

Shake up a Pickled Dirty Martini using this recipe from the Stone Rose Lounge at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess hotel in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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