Cucumber & Rose Collins

Cucumber & Rose Collins Cocktail

Base Spirit: Gin

Type: Modern Classics

Served: On the Rocks

Preparation: Shaken

Strength: Medium

Difficulty: Complicated

Flavor Profile: Sour, Spirit-forward, Sweet

About the Cucumber & Rose Collins Cocktail

The classic Collins took a trip through the garden.

Ingredients in the Cucumber & Rose Collins Cocktail

  • 1.5 oz Hendrick’s Gin
  • .75 oz Fresh lemon juice
  • .5 oz Rose syrup (Monin)
  • 1.5 oz Fresh cucumber water*

Garnish: Cucumber slice

Glass: Tall

How to make the Cucumber & Rose Collins Cocktail

Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake well and strain into a tall glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with a cucumber slice.

*To make cucumber water, wash and chop an English cucumber (leave the skin on) and pass it through a juicer. Use within a day.

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