February 22, 2011

a new vodka trend?

thoughts? check out this recipe and let me know! i bet it'd be refreshing!

The Stiff Cuke
(Provided by Greg Seider, operations manager and mixologist at The Summit Bar in New York City)
What you’ll need:
2 oz. cucumber vodka
1 oz lime juice
1 oz. diluted agave nectar (1/2 oz. water, 1/2 oz. agave. Simple syrup works, too.)
Ginger beer
How to make it:
1. Muddle one slice of cucumber in a shaker.
2. Add cucumber vodka, lime juice, and agave syrup and shake.
3. Strain into a collins glass over ice and top with ginger beer.
4. Garnish with another slice of cucumber