Cucumber Basil Gimlet

By: Katie Stryjewski

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Muddle  |  Shake  |  Coupe Glass  |  Cucumber & Basil Garnish

Step 1:
Muddle in your Cocktail Shaker:

  • 5 think slices of Cucumber
  • 5 Basil Leaves
  • .5oz Simple Syrup 

Pour into your Cocktail Shaker:

  • 2oz Your favorite Gin
  • .5oz Fresh Lime Juice

Step 2:
Add ice and shake vigorously for 20 seconds

Step 3:
Double strain through a fine mesh strainer into your Coupe

Step 4:
Garnish with a thin cucumber slice and basil leaf. Serve to your guest with a smile and cheers!

Step 5:
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