Libations: Limoncello Martini

Get transported to Southern Italy with this refreshingly delicious Limoncello Gin Martini, a cocktail that features the zesty liqueur along with gin, lemon juice and simple syrup. Salute!


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

Bite Me Bit: “Why don’t you get out of that wet coat and into a dry martini?”

-Robert Benchley

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