Iced Vodka with Cucumber, Lemon, and Mint
What you'll need
- 2 sprigs of mint, one for muddling and one for garnish
- 1 lemon
- 5 slices of cucumber
- 1/2 teaspoon sugar
- 2 oz vodka
- club soda
Pick the leaves off of one sprig of mint, squeeze the juice of half of a lemon, and add sugar to an 8 oz glass. Muddle the mint, lemon juice, and sugar until the mint is well bruised. Fill the glass with 4-5 ice cubes. Pour 2 oz of vodka over the mint and ice. Top with club soda and add cucumber slices and lemon slices from the leftover half of lemon. Stir with a swizzle stick until the glass is frosty. Garnish with the remaining sprig of mint.
Enjoy! What are your favorite summer cocktails?