Lemon Juice Based Cocktails You Can Easily Make!

Everyone loves Lemon, doesn’t it? If you don’t, then please skip this article. 

The purpose of this article is to highlight the most commonly sought after and easy to make Cocktails with Lemon juice that not only quenches your thirst but also remains a great drink for a nice party.

So, why is lemon juice so frequently favored? It is because of its simplicity, versatility and readily available and affordable.

Let us see some of the cocktails that you can make right now.

Lemon Drop Shots:

This is a shot cocktail, but can also be made bigger for cocktail glasses. All you need is Vodka and lemon juice. Add a bit of sugar, or sugar syrup. Rim the shot glasses with sugar and slam the drink.

Ingredients: Vodka, Lemon Juice, Sugar

AMF drink:

Also known as Adios Motherfucker, or simply Adios drink, this drink is a variation to the Long Island Iced tea cocktail where you are going to replace certain ingredients with some others. 

You will certainly swap the Coke with Lemon-Lime Soda and Triple Sec with Blue Curacao.

You can also replace Lemon Soda with fresh lemon juice and Club Soda for that extra zing in the taste.

View here for AMF recipe.

Whiskey Sour:

It is actually a good idea to combine Whiskey with Lemon Juice to get this classic cocktail. You can also add simple syrup additionally to bring down the sour taste a little bit.

Ingredients: Whiskey, Lemon Juice, Simple Syrup


A classic sidecar is a simple recipe with only three ingredients – Cognac, Orange Liqueur and Lemon Juice. Orange liqueur and Lemon juice bring a perfect balance to the overall taste.

Ingredients: Cognac, Cointreau, Lemon Juice

French 75:

What is French if it does not contain Champagne? True. This cocktail has Gin, Champagne and Lemon juice to form a perfect sweet tart drink that can give you the elevated feel because of the champagne.

Ingredients: Gin, Champagne, Lemon Juice, Simple Syrup

Lemon Margarita:

A classic Margarita contains Tequila, Cointreau and Lime Juice. Here, you simply swap Lime Juice and Lemon Juice and the drink is ready!

Ingredients: Tequila, Lemon Juice, Cointreau

Bourbon Lemonade:

All you need is just two ingredients – Bourbon and Lemonade. You can make fresh Lemonade at home to have a fresh taste to the drink.

Ingredients: Bourbon, Lemonade


Here is a classic cocktail for all you Vodka lovers! The Cosmo is a vodka lemon cocktail with cranberry twist.

Ingredients: Vodka, Cranberry Juice, Lemon Juice, Cointreau, Simple Syrup