Martini Madness: A guide to Slate's interactive martini throwdown
A Guide to Slate's Martini Tournament
Wine, beer, and other potent potables.
April 9 2013 12:13 AM

Martini Madness: The Bracket

Your complete guide to Slate’s martini tournament.

Slate's Drink department presented its Official Martini Madness Bracket on March 20, 2013, following a round of reader voting to determine tournament seeding. Martini Madness concluded with a Final Four live-blog on April 8, 2013, and the victory of a recipe first published by M.F.K. Fisher. Click here to begin a series of essays on the history of the martini and here to enter the archive of tournament play. On the bracket below, click on a recipe name to see the full recipe. —Troy Patterson

Opening Round

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