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Basil Cucumber Smash

Rated as 5 out of 5 Stars

"Crushed ice, and plenty of it, is key to this and other smashes. It's what, in pre-freezer days, made this cocktail style seem so very indulgent."
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5 m servings 130
Original recipe yields 1 servings (1 drink)


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  1. In a Collins glass, muddle cucumber, basil, and sugar until sugar is dissolved. Add vodka and crushed ice. Stir until well chilled. Garnish with an additional cucumber slice and basil leaf.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 130 calories; 0.1 8.5 0.4 0 9 Full nutrition

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Absolutely delicious, extremely refreshing! I used 8 thin sliced cucumbers (muddled) per glass and double the basil just because I enjoy the flavors so much then I added about 3 ounces of club ...