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Limoncello Vodka Martini Recipe

Limoncello Vodka Martini Recipe

What do you do when life gives you lemons? Shake up this delicious Limoncello Martini, of course. Limoncello, the famous Southern Italian liqueur makes for the perfect base for this pucker-up vodka martini.

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“I believe when life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade...and try to find someone whose life has given them vodka, and have a party.”
-Ron White


1½ oz Citron Vodka
1½ oz Limoncello
1 tbsp fresh lemon juice
2 tsp simple syrup

Cut lemon, to rim glass
Sugar, for rimming

Thin lemon slice, for garnish glass


Moisten the rim of the cocktail glass with a cut lemon and then dip rim in sugar.

Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with ice and add vodka, limoncello, lemon juice and simple syrup. Shake well and strain into prepared glass.

Serves 1

Mad for martinis? Shake up these Toasted Marshmallow Martinis and these Earl Grey Martinis.

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