Cocktail Classic: Best Bars for a Martini in Sonoma

Finding the perfect martini can be like finding the right pair of shoes - you need to be particular.

The Martini is an iconic American cocktail. The origin of the coveted drink is unclear and remains debated, but one theory, supported by many in the Bay Area, is that it was invented by a bartender in Martinez in Contra Costa County. Whether you like yours with gin or vodka, shaken or stirred, check out the gallery above to discover the best bars to sip Martinis in Sonoma County.