5 Things to Eat with a Classic Gin Martini — Recipes from The Kitchn

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Some may say a classic gin martini goes best with nothing but the olives in the glass, but I believe a nibble or even a full meal is useful alongside the boozy cocktail. The fragrant aromas that waft out of gin may seem difficult to pair with, but they actually work quite well with a number of different foods. Here are just five snacks and meals that pair well with a gin martini.

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