This easy, refreshing Strawberry Lemon Drop Martini is full of bold, fresh strawberry flavor. It is a delightful riff off of my favorite lemon drop martini. Think of this as your quiet "me time" cocktail, or a perfect BBQ or summer party drink!
Keyword: strawberry lemon drop martini, summer cocktail, best BBQ drinks
1 1/2ozlemon vodkaSvedka or 306 brands are recommended
1/2 teaspoonbakers sugarcan use regular granulated sugar instead
2ozlemonadegood quality lemonade such as Simply Lemonade recommended
sparkling sugar to garnish rim of glassoptional
To rim glass with sugar, rub a wedge of lemon over the top of the glass rim. Immediately dip the glass into sparkling sugar.
Put all ingredients into a cocktail shaker. Use a muddler or wooden spoon to mash the berries into the drink.
Add ice and shake to chill.
Strain drink into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with a wedge of lemon and a strawberry to serve.
Sparkling sugar is most often found in the cake decorating section or at a craft store. It makes a lovely glass rim for the drink.