Cocktail Recipe: Basil Cucumber Gin Smash by

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Mar. 06, 2016

This flavorful Gin cocktail will brighten up anyone's day. The floral notes of the Elder flower Liquor make this cocktail go from good to GREAT! It will make a Gin believer out of anyone.


Cucumber slices 4
Lime 1/4 , cut in wedges
Basil leaf 4 Large
Gin 3 Ounce (2
Liquor 1 Ounce (St. Germain Elderflower Liquor)
Tonic 1/4 Cup (4 tbs) (as needed)



1.In a shaker muddle together the cucumber, lime, and basil.

2.To the shaker add the Gin and St. Germain. Put the lid on and shake it up.

2.Strain it into a glass filled with ice and top with tonic.

4.I like to garnish with a cucumber slice, a lime slice, and a basil leaf!


5.Serve and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 315Calories from Fat 1

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat %

Saturated Fat %

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 10 mg0.42%

Total Carbohydrates 20 g6.7%

Dietary Fiber %

Sugars 19 g

Protein %

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet