Drinks Mixer, All Recipes and Food Network have some good recipes for a lemon drop martini. The first two recipes make one serving. The third recipe, by Ina Garten of Food Network, makes six servings.Continue Reading
For the Drinks Mixer martini, fill half of a cocktail shaker with ice cubes. Pour in 1 1/2 ounces of Grey Goose vodka, 1/2 an ounce of triple sec, 1 teaspoon of superfine sugar, and 3/4 of an ounce of freshly squeezed lemon juice. Shake the mixture well to blend the sugar. Pour the strained liquor into a sugar-rimmed martini glass and garnish with a twisted lemon peel.
For the All Recipes martini, moisten the edge of the martini glass with lime juice and dip it in white sugar. Place 1 long strip of lemon zest into the glass. Mix 1 1/2 ounces of citron vodka, 1/2 an ounce of lime juice, 1 ounce of sweet and sour mix, and 1 cup of crushed ice in a shaker. Shake vigorously, and strain into the glass.
For Ina Garten's martini, combine 2 cups of frozen vodka, 1/2 cup of freshly squeezed lemon juice and 1/2 cup of superfine sugar. Shake the ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Pour the mixture into martini glasses and garnish with thin lemon slices.Learn more about Liquor & Cocktails