Oh boy, this Creamy Limoncello Martini is sure to hit the spot and makes the perfect drink for a hot summer day or dessert after dinner.
Yay TGIF! The long week is over and it's time to kick back, put your feet up and relax. I think we have all earned it so I've created this Creamy Limoncello Martini for you to enjoy this weekend. I'm thinking it is more of an after dinner type drink but feel free to enjoy it any time because it's 5 o'clock somewhere, right?
It's cool, refreshing and a reminder that spring is around the corner and summer will follow faithfully! It may be March madness month but for me that means that hopefully we can watch winter slip away and look forward to the next seasons. I'm ready, are you?
Ok, in all honesty this winter hasn't been so awful as previous years. Yes, we did have some cold weather and snow but it didn't start until near Christmas so it was more tolerable than most. Some of my friends love the winter to enjoy their skiing, snowmobiling, snow shoeing, etc. but I'm not just that type of gal (any more).
Back in my 20's (not saying how far back) I loved to downhill ski and cross country ski. A few friends and I belonged to a ski club where a few times a year we traveled to different slopes including one trip to Lake Placid. It was fun and I guess back then I didn't mind the cold.... Now I'm more like wanting to be outside on the deck and enjoying some tasty beverages when it is warm!
So in getting back to this martini. I did have a great idea that I thought of after the shoot and the drinks were gone. Don't you think this could be kicked up a notch with some whipped cream? Next time I'll be doing that and maybe sprinkle a bit of coconut because Easter is coming up and I'm sure the bunny would like this drink left out instead of some carrots! Hehe
Creamy Limoncello Martini
This creamy milkshake type drink is perfect for a hot summer day or dessert!
- 2 cups vanilla ice cream
- 2 ounces vanilla vodka
- 1 ounce limoncello
- Place all ingredients into a blend and whip until smooth
- Divide between 2 martini glasses
Nutrition Information:Yield: 2 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 388Total Fat: 15gSaturated Fat: 9gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 58mgSodium: 106mgCarbohydrates: 39gFiber: 1gSugar: 36gProtein: 5g
Nutritional information provided is computer-generated and only an estimate. You may want to do your own research with the ingredients listed if you have concerns about health or specific diets.
Other drink recipes you might enjoy:
- About the Author
- Recent Posts
- Recipe Index
We are all about sharing our love of good food so on the blog you will find easy recipes to enjoy with your family and friends. We hope to inspire you to host a gathering to create special memories. Most recipes are step by step so you can feel confident in the kitchen. Take a look around to find everything from breakfast to dinner and everything in-between!
Katie Clooney says
I may just have to make these this weekend. Love your blog.
Kacey Joanette says
I am never disappointed when I come here and let me tell you, this drink looks sooooo refreshing!
What a drink! This looks just perfect! -Annie
This is genius, so much better than having it plain with ice!!
Back for Seconds says
Mmmmmm. And with whipped cream and coconut? Perfect!!
What The Fork Food Blog says
Holy crap this sounds beyond fabulous!
Jamie Sherman says
This sounds absolutely yummy!!
I'm all about lemon, and limoncello. The addition of ice cream? Delicious!
Noble Pig - Cathy says
Yes x100 for this!!!!
Cathy Trochelman says
You're my hero for adding ice cream to this!
Ginger Wroot says
I love this idea...pinnned it and can't wait to try it! Thanks!
Debra Clark says
I'm loving this drink - it sounds just delicious - can't wait to mix this one up! Thanks for sharing with us at #FoodieFriDIY. I just realized I forgot to let you know I'm featuring your drink this week!! Thanks for linking up!
Made this last night. It was awesome!
Very easy to make. I shared with a very dear friend of mine. It was a great way to end a beautiful Sunday.
Deb Attinella says
I am so glad you enjoyed this recipe!!