Smirnoff Lemon Drop Martini

The definitive Lemon libation! Smirnoff No. 21 Vodka chilled with Triple Sec Liqueur and fresh Lemon that's served straight up with a Sugar Rim - a little sweet, a little tart and extremely smooth!
Smirnoff Lemon Drop Martini


  • 1.25oz

    Smirnoff No.21 Vodka

  • 0.25oz

    Triple Sec Liqueur

  • 0.75oz

    Lemon Juice

  • 1Tbsp


  • 1

    Lemon Wheel (Garnish)

0 units of alcohol per serve


  • 1

    Martini Glass

  • 1

    Ice Scoop

  • 1


  • 1

    Cocktail Shaker

  • 1

    Hawthorne Strainer

  • 1

    Fine Strainer

  • 1




  • Preparation
    1. Rim a Martini glass with Sugar, if desired, and set aside.
    2. Shake all the liquid ingredients with ice.
    3. Fine strain into the chilled Martini glass.
    4. Garnish with a Lemon wheel.
  • Alcohol Content

    Alcohol content:

    12.3g per serve

Interesting facts

Lemon Drops are traditionally made with Vodka, but can also be made with Gin, Rum, or Tequila.

History of the drink

Lemon Drops are believed to have oriGinated in San Francisco during the 1970s. The first known recipe appeared in print in 1978. The drink gained popularity in the 1980s and 1990s and has continued to be a popular choice at bars and clubs.