Strawberry Vodka Martini 3 Strawberries, chopped 11/2 Tbsp. Simple syrup 2oz. Vodka 1 1/2 Tbsp. Freshly squeezed lemon juice Lemon wheel or strawberry for garnish Method: Chill martini glass. Combine strawberries and simple syrup in the bottom of a cocktail shaker. Muddle well. Add vodka, lemon juice and ice to shaker and shake vigoriously for 45 seconds and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with lemon wheel or strawberry.