Cool as a Cucumber
Call this the English spin on G & J, with fresh cucumber and lime juices, a splash of sweetness, and fragrant mint garnish. Refined, tasty, and crisp. They could serve it at Buckingham Palace.
Please drink responsibly.
TANQUERAY NO. TEN Gin. 100% Grain Neutral Spirits. 47.3% Alc/Vol. Imported by Charles Tanqueray & Co., Norwalk, CT.
- 1.5 oz Tanqueray No. TEN
- 1 oz Fresh Cucumber Juice
- .5 oz Simple Syrup
- .75 oz Fresh lime Juice
Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice.
Shake, and strain into a coupe glass. Serve up.
Garnish with mint leaf.
To make fresh cucumber juice, you can either peel and juice the cucumber in an automatic juicer, or you can grate the cucumber and squeeze it with cheesecloth or paper towel to extract juice.
Contributed by Zach Lynch