A great way to learn about a place is to enjoy its local spirits. It’s incredible what a cocktail, like the I-25 Commute Martini, can do to enliven the senses, and these recipes, perfectly mixed for summer, express the flavors and magic of New Mexico. Make your commute less painful with some magic with Aristology Red Vermouth from 505Spirits.

I-25 Commute Martini

2 oz dry gin
1 oz Aristology Red Vermouth
Lemon twist


  1. In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine gin and vermouth. Stir well, about 30 seconds, then strain into a martini glass.
  2. Garnish with lemon twist and serve.

Story, Recipe, and Styling by Gabe Gomez / Photography by Tira Howard 

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