Easy vodka-based cocktails with lemon.

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If you're looking for simple vodka-based cocktails with a refreshing lemon twist, you're in luck. Here are a few great options that are easy to make and perfect for various occasions:

Vodka Gimlet: The Vodka Gimlet stands out for its simplicity and balance. With just vodka, lime juice, lemon juice, lime cordial, and sugar syrup, it's easy to prepare and offers a refreshing citrus zing. Its high rating of 4.9/5 suggests that this classic cocktail is well-loved for its tart, sweet, and slightly tangy flavor profile.

Lemon Drop Martini: For a more zesty and slightly sweet option, the Lemon Drop Martini combines lemon-flavored vodka, fresh lemon juice, Triple Sec, and a dash of sugar. This cocktail is known for its bright, zingy taste and is often served in a sugar-rimmed glass. With a 4.7/5 rating, it's become a modern classic that's perfect for pre-dinner sipping or a lively social gathering.

Vodka Collins: If you're in the mood for something light and effervescent, the Vodka Collins is an excellent choice. This cocktail blends vodka, lemon juice, sugar syrup, and soda water, topped up in a highball glass. Its refreshing, crisp, and citrusy flavor makes it a hit at casual and formal events alike. The 4.5/5 rating speaks to its broad appeal and versatility.

For those who prefer a more relaxed cocktail, other options such as the Loosey Goosey Lemonade and the Spiked Summer Lemonade offer delightful, easy-to-make alternatives. The Loosey Goosey Lemonade mixes lemonade with vodka and raspberry puree, while the Spiked Summer Lemonade adds a twist with red vermouth, blending sweetness with a herbal note. Both of these are perfect for a hot day or a casual gathering.

Whatever your preference, each of these cocktails offers a delightful balance of vodka and lemon, ensuring a refreshing and enjoyable experience.

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You asked: Simple vodka lemon cocktails. We found 10 cocktails answering the question.

Vodka Gimlet

The Vodka Gimlet is a classic cocktail that has been around since the early 20th century. It is believed to...

Vodka (75ml), Lime juice (Teaspoon), Lemon Juice (Teaspoon), Lime Cordial (7.5ml), Sugar Syrup (Teaspoon)

5 ingredients
4.9 / 5

Lemon Drop Martini

The Lemon Drop Martini is a refreshingly tart and slightly sweet cocktail that has become a modern classic. This zesty...

Triple Sec (20ml), Lemon Juice (15ml), Lemon vodka (25ml), Sugar (Dash)

4 ingredients
4.7 / 5

Vodka Collins

The Vodka Collins is a refreshing, effervescent cocktail that finds its roots in the family of Collins drinks, characterized primarily...

Lemon Juice (30ml), Soda water (Top up), Sugar Syrup (15ml), Vodka (60ml)

4 ingredients
4.5 / 5

Limoncello

Limoncello is a delightful and zesty Italian liqueur well-known for its bold lemon flavor. This vibrant and aromatic cocktail is...

Vodka (1000ml), Lemon (12), Sugar (1 cup/200g)

3 ingredients
3.97 / 5

Loosey Goosey Lemonade

The Loosey Goosey Lemonade is a refreshing cocktail that combines the sweet and tangy zest of lemonade with the smooth...

Lemonade (Top up), Vodka (30ml), Raspberry Puree (30ml)

3 ingredients
3.97 / 5

Spiked Summer Lemonade

The Spiked Summer Lemonade is a refreshing cocktail that combines the crisp bite of vodka with the sweetness of lemonade,...

Vodka (30ml), Lemonade (120ml), Red vermouth (30ml)

3 ingredients
3.9 / 5

Lemon Lift Off

We had the new Sipsmith Lemon Drizzle gin come in stock and was inspired to make a lemony drink. Just...

Lemonade (150ml), Vodka (20ml), Lemon liqueur (20ml)

3 ingredients
3.87 / 5

Raspberry Lemon Drop

Inspired by the "Pink Pick" served at the Freedom Beat in the Downtown Grand Hotel in Las Vegas.

Triple Sec (30ml), Lemon Juice (30ml), Raspberry liqueur (Dash), Sugar (Pinch), Raspberry vodka (30ml)

5 ingredients
3.73 / 5

Lemon-lime Melon Ball

The Lemon-lime Melon Ball cocktail is a refreshing, fruity drink that combines the clean taste of vodka with the sweet,...

Vodka (30ml), Melon liqueur (7.5ml), Lemonade (Top up)

3 ingredients
3.7 / 5

Lemon And Lime Vodka

The Lemon and Lime Vodka cocktail is a simple, citrus-forward mixed drink, combining the clear, clean taste of vodka with...

Vodka (30ml), Lemonade (90ml), Lime Cordial (90ml)

3 ingredients
3.62 / 5

FAQ's

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What is a Vodka Gimlet?

A Vodka Gimlet is a simple cocktail made with vodka, lime juice, lemon juice, lime cordial, and sugar syrup, offering a refreshing citrus zing.

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How do you make a Vodka Collins?

To make a Vodka Collins, blend vodka, lemon juice, sugar syrup, and soda water, then serve in a highball glass.

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What makes a Lemon Drop Martini unique?

The Lemon Drop Martini is unique for its bright, zingy taste, combining lemon-flavored vodka, fresh lemon juice, Triple Sec, and a dash of sugar, often served in a sugar-rimmed glass.

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Can you prepare a refreshing cocktail with lemon and vodka for casual gatherings?

Yes, the Spiked Summer Lemonade, mixing vodka, lemonade, and red vermouth, is perfect for a hot day or a casual gathering.

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What is the main flavor profile of vodka-based lemon cocktails?

Vodka-based lemon cocktails typically have a refreshing, crisp, and citrusy flavor profile, making them versatile for various occasions.

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