raspberry lemon drop

May 3, 2022

sip + savor

Beach Inspired Cocktails + Snacks

difficulty: easy
yields: 1 drink

There’s no better way to welcome the long, warm days of Summer than with a cocktail that combines the sweetness of honey with the tart bite of fresh raspberries and lemon. Crisp and refreshing, the raspberry lemon drop is perfect for porch sipping.


  • 4 oz. of fresh lemon juice (approximately 3 lemons)
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 1/2 cup warm water
  • 2 oz. vodka
  • 10 raspberries
  • Thyme or mint leaves
  • Ice



Combine honey and warm water in a cocktail shaker and stir until the honey is fully dissolved.

Add raspberries and gently muddle the raspberries in the honey water.

2. MIX

Add lemon juice, vodka, and a few ice cubes to the cocktail shaker.

3. Shake

Give the shaker a few good shakes and pour through the strainer top into a cup of ice.

4. Garnish

Add a few mint or thyme leaves to the glass. Top with a slice of lemon and extra raspberries.


Pull up a rocking chair and enjoy the flavors of Summer.