Rating: 5 stars
6 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 6
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This popular summery cocktail from the Vig Bar in New York City has a delightfully fresh flavor, thanks to plenty of fresh cucumber, a little lime juice, and some elderflower liqueur.

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Ingredients

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Original recipe yields 1 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Place 3 ice cubes into a pint glass. Place 4 thick cucumber slices into glass, top with lime juice and simple syrup, and muddle thoroughly until cucumber pieces are juicy and broken up, about 10 seconds.

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  • Fill pint glass about 3/4 full of ice; pour gin and elderflower liqueur over ice. Shake gently and strain into a cocktail glass. Add 1 or 2 small pieces of muddled cucumber. Garnish with 1 slice of cucumber and add splash of club soda. Serve with straw.

Nutrition Facts

280 calories; protein 0.7g; carbohydrates 20.1g; fat 0.2g; sodium 7.8mg. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (4)

Most helpful positive review

Rating: 5 stars
04/07/2020
I loved it! Read More
6 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 6
  • 4 star values: 0
  • 3 star values: 0
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: 5 stars
04/07/2020
I loved it! Read More
Rating: 5 stars
12/13/2014
This recipe is fresh flavorful and will knock you on your after three of them. You will especially enjoy this if you like Hendrick's with cucumber. Read More
Rating: 5 stars
07/07/2019
Tastes like summer in a glass. The cucumber really brings out the flavor of the gin. I like that it s refreshing without being overly sweet. Perfect summer evening cocktail! Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
06/11/2017
Refreshing light and the perfect summer mixed drink. Read More