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Lemon Drop Martini with limoncello is sweet and tart thanks to both the sugar rim and limoncello in the best lemon martini.
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Lemon Drop Martini with Limoncello

A Lemon Drop Martini with limoncello is sweet and tart thanks to both the sugar rim and limoncello in the best lemon martini.
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: easy, Lemon Drop Martini, lemon drop with limoncello, sugar rimmed martini
Servings: 2 Martinis
Calories: 446kcal
Author: Leah Beyer

Ingredients

  • 4 shots vodka
  • 2 shots limoncello
  • 1 shot triple sec
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 lemon for garnish
  • 1 tablespoon sugar for garnish
  • Mint leaves for garnish

Instructions

  • Juice half of a lemon in a citrus juicer and dip the rim of martini glasses in the juice and then immediately dip into sugar that is spread out on a small plate. Set aside.
  • In a large cocktail shaker, combine ice, vodka, limoncello, triple sec, sugar, and lemon juice.
  • Shake till completely combined and sugar dissolved.
  • Pour into two prepared glasses.
  • Garnish with a lemon slice and mint leaf.

Nutrition

Calories: 446kcal | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 3mg | Potassium: 28mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 27g | Vitamin A: 2IU | Vitamin C: 8mg | Calcium: 3mg | Iron: 1mg