By: Erik Taylor

Drink of the Month: June

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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:

1 1/2 oz Vodka
2 Slices cucumber (1/4-inch slices)
12  Fresh basil leaves
1 oz Lemonade
14 oz Fresh lime juice
Garnish: Cucumber Wheel
 

STEPS:
Muddle the basil and cucumber in a shaker.
Add remaining ingredients and ice and shake.
Strain into a rocks glass over ice.
Garnish with a cucumber wheel.