Cucumber Gimlet

Cucumber Gimlet
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The cucumber gimlet is a classic cocktail that has been around for decades. This classic cocktail typically includes cucumbers, gin, lime juice, and simple syrup.

  • It is important to know that you can make this cocktail with vodka instead of gin. We prefer the classic old-fashioned way.

Cucumber Gimlet Recipe

  1. 2-3 slices of cucumber

  2. 60 ml gin

  3. 20 ml fresh lime juice

  4. 20 ml simple syrup

  5. Soda water (optional)

  6. Ice

  7. Garnish: Thin cucumber slice and mint leaves

Cucumber Gimlet Recipe

How to Make a Cucumber Gimlet

  1. Add the cucumber slices to a cocktail shaker and gently mash with a muddle.

  2. Add the gin, fresh lime juice, simple syrup, and ice to the cocktail shaker, and shake for about 10-20 seconds until chilled.

  3. Strain the mix into a coupe glass.

  4. Add a splash of soda water.

  5. Garnish with a thin cucumber slice and some mint leaves.