March 10, 2011Posted in: Martinis, Vodka Based Drinks
The lemon drop cocktail a very sweet sour cocktail. It became popular around the 70′s in California. Today, the lemon drop cocktail or martini is one of western canada and USA‘s favorite drinks.
The drink was created at defunct bar called Henry Africa’s in San Francisco USA. This is a great cocktail because its hard to taste the alcohol. It also means its a little dangerous. lol!
- Orange Liqueur
- Lemon Juice
- Ice Cubes
- Lemon Twist
- Chill Martini glass in freezer
- Add Vodka, Orange Liqueur and 1tsp of sugar into a cocktail shaker half filled with ice.
- Shake 4-5 times and strain into chilled martini glass
- Garnish with lemon
You can add more sugar if preferred.