Rating: 4 stars
3 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 1
  • 4 star values: 1
  • 3 star values: 1
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0

A clean, refreshing essence of lemon martini. Invented by Tito Class, owner of Mona's Bistro in Seattle, WA. Their best martini! Submitted by Chris Blake - bartender and friend.

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Recipe Summary test

prep:
3 mins
total:
3 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

Instructions Checklist
  • Fill mixing container with ice. Pour in vodka and Lillet blanc aperitif wine. Stir for 2 minutes, until very cold. Strain into 4 cooled martini glasses.

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  • Cut a fresh twist of lemon peel OVER THE GLASS and drop into drink (the zest and spray of this action - falling into the glass - is crucial!)

Nutrition Facts

128 calories; protein 0g; carbohydrates 0g; fat 0g; cholesterol 0mg; sodium 0.6mg. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (3)

Most helpful positive review

Rating: 4 stars
07/17/2009
Not bad. Though I actually used a lot MORE LILLET and a lot LESS VODKA and it came out fine. Read More
(3)

Most helpful critical review

Rating: 3 stars
01/05/2004
We made this drink for some friends on New Years Eve and didn't have much luck with them... everyone felt that they were too strong and didn't have a unique taste. They just tasted like straight liquor. Read More
(3)
3 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 1
  • 4 star values: 1
  • 3 star values: 1
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: 3 stars
01/05/2004
We made this drink for some friends on New Years Eve and didn't have much luck with them... everyone felt that they were too strong and didn't have a unique taste. They just tasted like straight liquor. Read More
(3)
Rating: 5 stars
02/09/2009
Actually pretty good! Read More
(3)
Rating: 4 stars
07/17/2009
Not bad. Though I actually used a lot MORE LILLET and a lot LESS VODKA and it came out fine. Read More
(3)
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