VERIFIED BY Taste of Home Test Kitchen
- 1 lemon slice
- Ice cubes
- 2 ounces vodka
- 1-1/2 ounces limoncello
- 1/2 ounce lemon juice
- Using lemon slice, moisten the rim of a chilled cocktail glass; set lemon aside. Sprinkle sugar on a plate; hold glass upside down and dip rim into sugar. Discard remaining sugar on plate. Fill a shaker three-fourths full with ice. Add vodka, limoncello and lemon juice; cover and shake for 10-15 seconds or until condensation forms on outside of shaker. Strain into prepared glass. Garnish with lemon slice. Yield: 1 serving.
Originally published as The Perfect Lemon Martini in Taste of Home Christmas Annual Annual 2016, p15