Recipe: Apple martini

Recipe: Apple martini
The apple martini is still popular.
(Glenn Koenig / Los Angeles Times)


Total time:

5 minutes

Servings: 1 cocktail

Note: Adapted from Lola’s. Soak the apple slice in lemon water to keep it from browning before serving.


1 ounce apple liqueur, preferably Apple Pucker

1 ounce vodka, preferably Ketel One

Dash of sweet and sour

Slice of Granny Smith apple


In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine the apple liqueur, vodka and sweet and sour. Shake, then strain into a martini glass. Garnish with the apple slice. Each serving: 165 calories; 0 protein; 13 grams carbohydrates; 0 fiber; 0 fat; 0 cholesterol; 12 grams sugar; 2 mg sodium.

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