Refreshing Summer Drink
The dog days of summer have arrived and the timing is perfect for an absolutely thirst-quenching, fresh-tasting cocktail! The clean taste of cucumber partnered with the burst of cool flavor from fresh mint in a Cucumber Mint Vodka Refresher will certainly cool you off! The cucumber originated in India and has been around for several thousands of years. Mint, an ancient herb mentioned as far back as in Greek mythology, is known for its culinary, medicinal and aromatic properties. Together, they become a powerful refreshing duo at this week’s happy hour cocktail, Cucumber Mint Vodka Refresher! Planning to enjoy your happy hour alcohol free this week? Cucumber Mint Vodka Refresher takes just as fabulous without the vodka too! Cheers!
Summer Drinks Recipes
Be sure to check out these other Happy Hour cocktails too! Raspberry Basil Lemonade is bursting with the summertime flavors of lemonade, fresh raspberries, fragrant basil leaves and a splash of vodka! An easy recipe for happy hour on a warm summer evening, picnic or barbecue! Berry Pink Lemonade Prosecco Punch is flavored with puckering raspberry lemonade and bubbly Prosecco and topped off with the sweet bursts of fresh berries and is as pretty as it is delicious! The tropical flavors of coconut, pineapple and lime blend together beautifully for the Caribbean Sunset Cocktail , an island inspired cocktail. By adding fresh pineapple and pineapple rum to the classic mojito you’ve gone tropical with a refreshing Pineapple Mojito Punch! Trust me, you’re going to love them all!
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The clean taste of cucumber partnered with the burst of cool flavor from fresh mint in this Cucumber Mint Vodka Refresher will certainly cool you off! Perfect for Happy Hour on a warm summer evening or beach or poolside!
- 1/2 cup lime vodka
- 2 cups lime seltzer OR lemon lime seltzer
- cucumber slices
- sprigs of fresh mint
- ice cubes
Combine vodka, seltzer, cucumber slices and mint sprigs over ice.
Makes 2 servings.