Lemon Drop

Lemon Drop is a classic cocktail that combines sweetness and acidity in an irresistible way. Its origins can be traced back to the 1970s in San Francisco, USA, where it was first served as a "shooter" before evolving into the more refined cocktail we know today. This drink is known for its simple yet refreshing taste, which appeals to a wide palette of taste buds.

Lemon Drop recipe


  • 50cl vodka
  • 20cl freshly pressed lemonjuice
  • 1cl sugarsyrup
  • 1 slice lemon for decoration

Lemon Drop

Variations of Lemon Drop

For a sweeter taste: Increase the amount of simple syrup in the recipe.
For more acidity: Add more lemon juice if you prefer a more pronounced sour taste.
Vodka variations: Experiment with different types of vodka, such as lemon flavor or other fruit infusions, to add an extra flavor dimension to your Lemon Drop.
Garnish: For an extra visual touch, you can add a spirally cut lemon peel to the glass.


@TequilaPOP. Content and photographs are protected by copyright. Sharing of this recipe is encouraged and appreciated. Copying and/or pasting complete recipes to social media is strictly prohibited.

Tequila pop logo
Are you over 18?