Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet

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Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet - Vodka Cocktail

About The Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet Cocktail

The classic combination of gin, lime juice and simple syrup gets a fresh-produce boost in the Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet. Swap out gin for vodka, add a little lemonade and you’ve got the ideal warm-weather cocktail.

Ingredients in the The Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet Cocktail

Fresh basil leaves
2 slices
Cucumber (.25 inches)
1.5 oz
Moon Mountain Vodka
1 oz
.25 oz
Lime juice


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.

Spirits used in The Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet Cocktail

Cocktail Profile

Base Spirit:
Cocktail Type:
Moon Mountain

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Discussion (1)

  • John Keets posted 6 months ago

    How much simple syrup?

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