Matti Nyknen

Matti Nyknen recipe

Matti Nyknen Ingredients


Matti Nyknen Instructions

The Matti Nyknen cocktail is a refreshing and delicious drink that is perfect for any occasion. This cocktail is named after the legendary Finnish ski jumper, Matti Nyknen, who won numerous Olympic medals during his career.

The Matti Nyknen cocktail is made with a combination of vodka, cranberry juice, and grapefruit juice. The tartness of the cranberry juice is balanced by the sweetness of the grapefruit juice, creating a well-rounded and satisfying drink.

To make a Matti Nyknen cocktail, start by filling a highball glass with ice. Add 1 1/2 ounces of vodka to the glass. Next, pour in 3 ounces of cranberry juice and 2 ounces of grapefruit juice. Stir the ingredients together gently to combine them.

Garnish the cocktail with a slice of grapefruit and a sprig of mint, if desired. The grapefruit slice adds a pop of color to the drink, while the mint adds a refreshing aroma.

Enjoy your Matti Nyknen cocktail immediately, while it is still cold and refreshing. This cocktail is perfect for sipping on a warm summer day or for enjoying with friends at a party.


Best served in a Highball Glass.