Coolcumber Cocktail

August 25, 2009
Coolcumber Cocktail

Test Kitchen-Approved

Author Notes: a variation of some of the best summer drinks - Pimms Cup meets Mojito meets a Gibson and cooling cucumber!xinekim

Serves: 6-8


  • 3 cucumbers, large
  • 1 bunch mint, fresh
  • 2 cups gin, your favorite
  • .5 cups sugar, superfine
  • 2 cups lime juice, freshly squeezed
  • splashes soda water or club soda
In This Recipe


  1. muddle mint with sugar in a pitcher. add 2 cucumbers thinly sliced and gin. let steep for about 15 minutes or more. mix in the fresh lime juice. adjust ingredients to taste. add to a highball glass filled with ice. add splash of soda water. then garnish with a cucumber spear. and cool off.

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