Vodka Lemon Spritzer
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Recipe type: Cocktail
Cuisine: International
Serves: 3
  • 2 tbsp Water
  • 2 tbsp Sugar
  • 2 slices Lemon peel
  • 3 Lemon wedges
  • Juice of ½ lemon
  • 6 fl oz (150 ml) Vodka, very cold
  • Seltz or soda water as needed
  1. In a small sauce pan, bring to a light boil the sugar, water, lemon peel and juice, on very low heat.
  2. Simmer until you reach a syrup consistency, then turn the heat off an allow to cool.
  3. Fill each glass with a wedge of lemon, 2fl oz of vodka and 1 tbsp of syrup, then lightly mix.
  4. Top with soda water and ice cubes, then serve.
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