Star Anise Lemon Drop

Summit • Colorado Springs

To make the Star Anise Lemon Drop, the bartenders at Summit use Hangar One Buddha's Hand citron vodka, infused with the fragrant oil from the peel and pith of the "fingers" of the unusually shaped seedless and juiceless Buddha's Hand fruit.

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  • Servings: makes 1 drink

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cardamom sugar
  • 3 tablespoons superfine sugar
  • 1 tablespoon ground cardamom
  • 1 lemon wedge
  • Ice
  • 1 1/2 ounces citrus vodka
  • 1 ounce Star Anise Syrup
  • 3/4 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • 3/4 ounce Cointreau or other triple sec
  • 1 star anise pod

How to make this recipe

  1. Make the Cocktail

    Combine the sugar and the cardamom.

  2. Moisten the outer <a href="/articles/cocktail-basics-techniques#rimmingaglass">rim</a> of a martini glass with the lemon wedge and coat lightly with the cardamom sugar. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add the vodka, Star Anise Syrup, lemon juice and Cointreau. Shake well and strain into the prepared martini glass. Garnish with the star anise pod.

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