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Lemon and Vodka Martinis
    Lemon and Vodka Martinis


    Servings: 4
    Prep Time: 10 minutes
    Start to Finish: 10 minutes
    Times are approximate


    3/4 cup sugar, preferably superfine
    1/2 cup strained fresh lemon juice (about 2 large lemons)
    1/2 cup chilled vodka
    Ice cubes
    1 cup chilled sweet sparkling white wine, such as Asti Spumante
    Lemon slices, optional

    Suggested Items:
    Large Martini Glasses
    Martini Shaker


    Place 4 large martini glasses in the freezer.

    Combine the sugar and lemon juice in a small bowl; whisk until the sugar dissolves. (The lemon syrup can be made 3 days ahead. Cover and chill.)

    Combine 1/4 cup lemon syrup and the vodka in a martini shaker. Add ice cubes. Cover and shake 8 to 10 times, then strain the mixture equally into 4 very cold martini glasses (about 3 tablespoons each). Add 1/4 cup chilled sparkling wine to each glass.

    Garnish each martini with a lemon slice if desired, and serve very cold.

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