Drinking alcohol out of fruit makes it healthy… right?
This refreshing cucumber and vodka cocktail is the perfect way to unwind after a long week. Teamed with lime, mint and a hint of sugar, it’s a light, summery and hydrating drink that’s guaranteed to be a hit among colleagues or friends.
2 tsp granulated sugar
3 tbsp fresh lime juice (from 2 to 3 limes)
119 ml Vodka O
24 ml cointreau
- Cut 4 thin spears from 1 cucumber for the garnish. Peel remaining cucumber, and quarter lengthwise. Scrape out seeds and discard. Coarsely chop, then puree in a food processor until smooth.
- Strain through a fine sieve, pressing on solids to extract as much liquid as possible.
- Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add mint, sugar, lime juice, cucumber juice, Vodka O, Cointreau and shake.
- Strain into 4 glasses filled with ice. Garnish each cocktail with a cucumber spear and mint.
Recipe Via Vodka O