Cocktails Gin

The Cutecumber

This cucumber basil cocktail will be your new favorite green juice.

Cucumber, basil and ginger make this one acceptable for a weekday. If you don’t have a ginger shrub, sub in ginger syrup or agave and fresh muddled ginger.

The Cutecumber

Yields: 1 cocktail

  • 3 slices of cucumber
  • 4 basil leaves
  • 1/2 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz ginger shrub
  • 1 1/2 oz gin

Add cucumber, basil and lemon juice to a cocktail shaker and gently muddle. Add ginger shrub, gin and ice. Shake for 30 seconds and strain over crushed ice.⠀

 

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