Gwyneth made martinis at six

Updated: May 25, 2010, 16:45 PM IST

London: ‘Iron Man’ star Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed that she used to mix martinis for her dad at the age of six, and that she enjoys drinking the odd cocktail herself.

Paltrow, 37, who is married to Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, told of her drink-mixing skills as she took part in a British TV cookery show.

“I love a dirty martini. I used to make my dad his drinks when I was about six!” the Sun quoted her as saying.

She also revealed that she has been cooking “seriously” for 15 years.