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.
- 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)
- 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.
Recipe courtesy Voli Vodka