Cucumber-Ginger Martini

This fresh-flavored twist on a vodka martini combines muddled cucumber with mint, ginger liqueur, vodka and a splash of ginger beer for extra flavor and effervescence.

Cucumber-Ginger Martini

Cucumber-Ginger Martini

Yield: 1 serving
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

Muddled cucumber, ginger liqueur, ginger beer and mint add fresh flavor to this light, refreshing vodka martini.

Ingredients

  • 4 (1-inch) thick chunks of cucumber (peeled and seeded)
  • 4 fresh mint leaves
  • 2-1/2 ounces vodka
  • 1/2 ounce Domaine de Canton Ginger Liqueur
  • Ginger beer (or ginger ale)

Instructions

  1. Muddle the cucumber and mint in a mixing glass. Add the vodka and ginger liqueur. Shake and strain into a chilled martini glass, top with ginger beer and garnish with cucumber wheel.

Notes

Recipe courtesy Voli Vodka