Cucumber garnish

Cucumber

Cucumber has a lovely clean green flavour adding a crisp, refreshing lift to any gin cocktail.

For one medium sized tumbler:

What you will need

  • 1 wedge of lime
  • 4 slices of cucumber
  • 4-6 mint leaves
  • 50ml gin
  • tonic water
  • ice

Method

  1. Place the lime, mint leaves and gin to a cocktail shaker. Shake well.
  2. Fill a medium sized tumbler with ice, and pour over the gin mixture.
  3. Add the cucumber slices and top up with tonic. Stir.