Gin and Tonic with Cucumbers and Lemongrass

TOTAL TIME: 10 min
Prep: 10 min
Inactive Prep: --
Cook: --
 
YIELD: 4 cocktails
LEVEL: Easy

ingredients

  • 4 fresh mint sprigs
  • 2 limes, quartered
  • 1 cucumber, cubed
  • Ice
  • 8 ounces gin (1 cup)
  • 20 ounces tonic water (2 1/2 cups)
  • 2 stalks lemongrass, cut in half lengthwise
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Directions

Put a mint sprig, 2 lime wedges and a few cucumber pieces in each of 4 glasses. Muddle slightly. Fill the glasses with ice. Add the gin, and top off with tonic water. Garnish with a stick of lemongrass.

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  • on February 05, 2012

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    Loved this drink, very refreshing and great flavor; even if you don't love gin you will like this drink.

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  • on January 08, 2012

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    This drink is outstanding! I grow lemongrass and am always looking for new ways to use it. This recipe is a great twist on an old classic.

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