BLOOD ORANGE VODKA MARTINI - 2 parts vodka 2 parts freshly squeezed blood orange juice part simple syrup (easily made by bringing equal parts sugar and water to a boil and letting cool after sugar dissolves) part triple sec ice
Lemon Drop - Remember the old-timey hard lemon candy found in homes around the country? This cocktail is the adult equivalent of that childhood favorite. It combines citrus, orange liqueur and for the perfect blend of tart and sweet.
Fill a cocktail shaker nearly to the top with ice. Add 2 ½ shots of ice-cold premium vodka, ½ shot dry vermouth and 4 teaspoons olive brine. Stir the martini for 30 seconds with a bar spoon (or cover the shaker and shake for 10 seconds).
A modern classic the cosmopolitan which features citrus vodka (also known as vodka citron) & cranberry juice, along w/a touch of triple sec (the official recipe calls for Cointreau, any quality triple sec will do the job!