Cucamelon garnish


Cucamelons taste like cucumbers but look like mini melons. They add a crisp refreshing lift to any gin cocktail.

What you will need

  • 1 wedge lime or lemon slice
  • 3 cucamelons sliced in half
  • Mint leaves or lemon basil
  • 50ml gin
  • Tonic water
  • ice


  1. Place the lime, herbs and gin into a cocktail shaker. Shake well.
  2. Fill a tumbler with ice and pour over the gin mixture.
  3. Add the cucamelon slices and top up with tonic. Stir and enjoy!