Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet

Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet Cocktail

Base Spirit: Vodka

Type: Modern Classics

Served: On the Rocks

Preparation: Shaken

Strength: Medium

Difficulty: Complicated

Flavor Profile: Fruity/Citrus-forward, Sour, Sweet

About the Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet Cocktail

The classic cocktail gets a fresh-produce boost.

Ingredients in the Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet Cocktail

  • 2 Fresh basil leaves
  • 2 (.25-inch) slices Cucumber
  • 1.5 oz Moon Mountain Vodka
  • 1 oz Lemonade
  • .25 oz Lime juice

Garnish: Lime wedge or cucumber wheel

Glass: Rocks

How to make the Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet Cocktail

In a shaker, muddle the basil and cucumber. Add the remaining ingredients and fill with ice. Shake well and strain into a rocks glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with a lime wedge or cucumber wheel.

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