Lemon Drop Cocktail Recipe

Ingredients: 1. 2 oz vodka 2. 1 oz triple sec 3. 3/4 oz freshly squeezed lemon juice 4. 1/2 oz simple syrup 5. Ice cube 6. Lemon twist, for garnish 7. Superfine sugar, for rimming (optional)

Instructions: 1. Prepare Your Glass: If desired, rim the edge of a martini glass with superfine sugar. To do this, moisten the rim with a lemon wedge, then dip it into the sugar to coat evenly.

Chill the Glass: Place the prepared martini glass in the freezer to chill while you prepare the cocktail. 

Combine Ingredients: In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine the vodka, triple sec, freshly squeezed lemon juice, and simple syrup. 

Shake It Up: Secure the lid on the shaker and shake vigorously for about 15-20 seconds. This will thoroughly mix and chill the ingredients. 

Strain Into Glass: Remove the chilled martini glass from the freezer. Using a cocktail strainer, carefully strain the cocktail mixture into the glass, ensuring no ice enters. 

Garnish: Garnish your Lemon Drop Cocktail with a twist of lemon. You can also add a lemon wedge to the rim of the glass for an extra touch of citrus. 

Serve and Enjoy: Your refreshing Lemon Drop Cocktail is now ready to be savored! Serve immediately and enjoy the burst of lemony goodness with each sip.