Cucumber, Basil and Lime Gimlet

Simple, refreshing, made just for you…


2 slices cucumber (1/4-inch slices)

1-1/2 fresh basil leaves (large)

1-1/2 oz J.T. Meleck vodka

1 oz lemonade

1/4 oz lime juice, freshly squeezed

Garnish: cucumber or basil leaf


Muddle the cucumber and basil in a shaker. Add the vodka, lemonade, lime juice and ice, and shake until well-chilled. Strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice. Garnish with a cucumber slice or basil leaf.