The Martinez is an old classic cocktail, may be even the grandfather of all cocktails. First appeared around 1860 and was mentioned as well in the famous "Bar-tenders Guide" off Jerry Thomas in 1887.
Old Tom Gin, Sweet Vermouth, Maraschino, Boker’s Bitter (33.9 Vol.)
A slightly sweet gin note, the nice body of sweet vermouth with dry maraschino and bitters.
Stir with ice in a mixing glass, strain into a martini glass, garnish with a lemon zest or dry lemon.
The Martinez is usually to drink pre dinner... Or with your Dinner...Or after...
Important is THAT you drink it!