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1 Jun

CUCUMBER MINT REFRESHER

cucumber mint refresher

Now although this cocktail may not seem like something those of us in Southern California are thirsting for this very second. Especially, given the cloudy days and cooler than norm temps we’ve had for the past couple of weeks or months, it seems like.

We all know those warm temps will no doubt hit us before we know it. So, it’s best we be armed with the perfect cocktail to help quench our thirst throughout that heat wave, whenever it may hit us.

I am also pretty sure other parts of the country and the world for that matter, would more than welcome this cocktail right about now. Since the weather seems to be all out of whack.

So here we go… the perfect gin cocktail to help quench that summer thirst whenever it hits us.

If you already have a favorite summer thirst quenching cocktail please do share. One can never have enough summer cocktail recipes, ya know?

Cheers and happy Friday to you!
cucumber mint refresher

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Cucumber Mint Refresher
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Ingredients
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Ingredients
Instructions
  1. In a cocktail shaker muddle grated cucumber, simple syrup and mint leaves.
  2. Fill halfway up with ice.
  3. Add gin and lemon juice. Shake well
  4. Strain and serve in a lowball glass filled with ice. Add a splash of lemon-lime soda.
  5. Garnish with a slice of cucumber and some fresh mint.
Recipe Notes

**Optional you can make ice cubes with slices of cucumbers.


cucumber mint refresher

3 Comments
  • Belle by Laurelle

    THIS LOOKS SO DELICOUS + refreshing! Such a perfect summer cocktail!

    xo, Laurelle

    June 11, 2018 at 4:32 pm