11 Best Cocktail Recipes With Limoncello That Simply Taste WOW!

11 Best Cocktail Recipes With Limoncello
To infuse sweet and lemony flavors in cocktails, use limoncello as one of the main ingredients. Tastessence gives you 11 best cocktail recipes that are prepared with limoncello for that crisp and refreshing taste.
Tastessence Staff
Last Updated: Jan 21, 2018
Summer Cocktail Rules
  1. The beverage cannot be too sweet.
  2. It has to be served in a tall glass.
  3. Alcohol content should be low.
  4. There should be lots of ice in it, but not frozen.
  5. Using fancy ingredients and tools is not allowed.
  6. Invite friends and family over to enjoy the beverages together.
A classic Italian, citrus-based lemon liqueur, limoncello is made by infusing lemon peels with pure alcohol. You can make thirst-quenching cocktails that taste out of this world.

Purchase a bottle of limoncello, or choose to prepare it at home, the following limoncello mixed drinks will beg you to host 'Happy Hour' for everyone.
Amalfi Dream
Amalfi dream limoncello cocktail
Ingredients
➤ Vodka, 2 fl. oz.
➤ Limoncello, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Lemon juice, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Mint leaves, garnish
➤ Ice cubes

Directions
➤ Pour all the ingredients, except mint leaves, into a shaker.
➤ Shake it vigorously for 10 seconds.
➤ Strain the drink in a chilled cocktail glass and garnish with mint leaves.
Black Basil
Black basil limoncello cocktail
Ingredients
➤ Vodka, 3 fl. oz.
➤ Limoncello, 2 fl. oz.
➤ Lemon juice, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Simple syrup, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Basil leaves, garnish
➤ Tonic water
➤ Ice cubes

Directions
➤ Pour all the ingredients, except basil leaves and tonic water, into a shaker.
➤ Shake it vigorously for 10 seconds and strain the drink in a chilled highball glass.
➤ Top it off with tonic water and garnish with basil leaves.
Bon Bon
Bon bon limoncello cocktail
Ingredients
➤ Vanilla vodka, 3 fl. oz.
➤ Limoncello, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Lemon juice, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Butterscotch Schnapps, ½ fl. oz.
➤ Simple syrup, ½ fl. oz.
➤ Lime rind, garnish
➤ Ice cubes

Directions
➤ Pour all the ingredients into a shaker.
➤ Shake it vigorously for 10 seconds and strain the drink in a chilled cocktail glass.
➤ Garnish with lime rind and enjoy. 
Campari Nobile
Campari nobile limoncello cocktail
Ingredients
➤ Orange juice, 2 fl. oz.
➤ Raspberry juice, 2 fl. oz.
➤ Limoncello, 1 oz.
➤ Vodka, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Campari, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Lemon wedges, garnish
➤ Mint leaves, garnish
➤ Bitter lemon
➤ Ice cubes

Directions
➤ Pour all the ingredients, except bitter lemon and garnishes, into a shaker.
➤ Shake it vigorously for 10 seconds and strain the drink in a chilled highball glass.
➤ Top it with bitter lemon, and garnish with lemon wedges and mint leaves.
Coral Queensland
Coral queensland limoncello cocktail
Ingredients
➤ Vodka, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Limoncello, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Blue Curaçao, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Lemon rind, garnish
➤ Lemonade
➤ Ice cubes

Directions
➤ Pour all the ingredients, except lemonade and garnish, into a shaker.
➤ Shake it vigorously for 10 seconds and strain the drink in a chilled cocktail glass.
➤ Top it with lemon and garnish with lemon rind.
Devil's Punch
Devils punch limoncello cocktail
Ingredients
➤ Tequila, 2 fl. oz.
➤ Limoncello, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Orange liqueur, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Simple syrup, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Orange juice, dash
➤ Ice cubes

Directions
➤ Pour all the ingredients into a shaker.
➤ Shake vigorously for 10 seconds.
➤ Strain the drink in a chilled highball glass.
Kentucky Lemon Drop
Kentucky lemon drop limoncello cocktail
Ingredients
➤ Bourbon whiskey, 2 fl. oz.
➤ Simple syrup, 2 fl. oz.
➤ Limoncello, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Spearmint leaves, garnish
➤ Ice cubes

Directions
➤ Pour all the ingredients, except garnish, into a shaker.
➤ Shake vigorously for 10 seconds and pour into a chilled martini glass.
➤ Garnish with spearmint leaves and enjoy.
Lady Cello
Lady cello limoncello cocktail
Ingredients
➤ Grenadine syrup, 1 tsp.
➤ Limoncello, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Rum, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Lemon juice, ½ fl. oz.
➤ Lemon wedges, garnish
➤ Ice cubes

Directions
➤ Pour all ingredients, except garnish, into a shaker.
➤ Shake vigorously for 10 seconds and pour into a chilled highball glass.
Lemon Capri
Lemon capri limoncello cocktail
Ingredients
➤ Limoncello, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Espresso, chilled, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Cream, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Lemon peel, garnish

Directions
➤ Mix all the ingredients together.
➤ Pour into 2 shot glasses.
➤ Garnish with lemon peel and serve.
Red Earl Martini
Red earl martini limoncello cocktail
Ingredients
➤ Vodka, 2 fl. oz.
➤ Limoncello, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Simple Syrup, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Raspberries, garnish
➤ Ice cubes

Directions
➤ Pour all ingredients, except garnish, into a shaker.
➤ Shake vigorously for 10 seconds and serve into a chilled martini glass.
➤ Garnish with raspberries and enjoy.
The Seersucker 751
Seersucker 751 limoncello cocktail
Ingredients
➤ Vodka, 1½ fl. oz.
➤ Limoncello, 1 fl. oz.
➤ Grand Marnier, ½ fl. oz.
➤ Lemon juice, 1 tsp.
➤ Soda water
➤ Ice cubes
➤ Lemon slices

Directions
➤ Fill a chilled highball glass with ice and lemon slices.
➤ Pour all the ingredients in one by one.
➤ Stir the drink and enjoy.
* To prepare any of these drinks with limoncello, you can choose to alter the quantity of any of the ingredients to suit your taste.

Using pure lemon juice in limoncello drink recipes, and other cocktails, means infusing the sourness or bitterness of the fruit. Which is why, limoncello is a perfect substitute and popular ingredient for cocktails that require a strong lemon flavor.