Meyer Lemon Drop Martini

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by carmenskitchen

This is adopted from Martha Stewart Living. Easy to make, refreshing to drink!

Top Review by gailanng

You have the best way of turning lemons into Lemon Drop Martinis. *clinkie* Made for Everyday Is A Holiday.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • Simple Syrup

  • 1 ounce water
  • 1 ounce sugar (measure in a cocktail jigger)
  • 1 meyer lemon, zest of
  • Martini

  • 2 meyer lemons, juice of
  • 3 ounces vodka
  • sugar, to rim the martini glass


  1. To make the simple syrup, combine 1 oz. water, 1 oz. sugar (measure in a cocktail jigger) and the lemon zest in a small saucepan over low heat. Stir until sugar dissolves.
  2. In a cocktail shaker, combine a handful of ice, the lemon juice, vodka and simple syrup. Shake vigorously and strain into 2 chilled martini glasses rimmed with sugar. Drop two thinly sliced lemon disks into each glass.

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