Lemon Drop Shot Recipe

Learn how to make the best lemon drop shots that are sweet and sour, just like lemon drop candy! Perfect for your next party, these shots are easy and quick to make with minimal ingredients.

What You'll Need

✓ Fresh Lemons ✓ Quality Vodka ✓ Simple Syrup ✓ Granulated Sugar  ✓ Ice Cubes

JUICE LEMONS Squeeze fresh lemons by hand into a bowl for juice or use a reamer. Separate a small amount for sugared rims.



RIM THE GLASSES Combine granulated sugar with lemon zest on a plate. Dip shot glass rims in lemon juice, then in sugar-zest mix.

Mix SHOT Ingredients In a shaker, mix ice, lemon juice, vodka, and simple syrup. Shake vigorously for 10-15 seconds.


Pour and Serve Strain into sugared shot glasses. Garnish with a lemon wedge or lemon twist. Enjoy!


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