Porn Star Martini

Giuseppe Gonzalez, Suffolk Arms | New York

Porn Star Martini at Suffolk Arms

This ostentatious, two-vessel assemblage—vodka, passion fruit, lime and vanilla in one glass, a shot of sparkling rosé Champagne on the side—was a sensation at London’s Townhouse and its sister bar, LAB. Its fame was doubtless spurred along by its provocative name. Though once widely drunk in the U.K., its inclusion on the cocktail list at Suffolk Arms may well be its New York debut.

Ingredients

Serving: 1

  • 2 ounces vodka, preferably Aylesbury Duck
  • 1 ounce passion fruit purée
  • 1 ounce vanilla sugar
  • 1/2 ounce lime juice

Garnish: passion fruit, sparkling rosé.

Directions
  1. Put all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and shake.
  2. Strain into a coupe and serve with fresh passion fruit and a shot of sparkling rosé.
FROM AROUND THE WEB
  • That thing in the center is a slice of passion fruit? Interesting.

    Also, what is vanilla sugar? Can you point me to a recipe that is most like what you would put in this cocktail?

    Thanks!

    Chad

    • David Busch

      I’d recommend using a simple syrup and infusing it with a few vanilla beans. just measure to your own personal taste

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