Cocktails

Refreshmint

June 13, 2014

RefreshmintCucumber, mint,  honey and a most unusual gin. Everyone will place an order for this light refreshing drink at your next cocktail party.

Refreshmint IngredientsHere’s what we’ll need:

• Hendriks Gin
• Honey Syrup
• One Lime
• Cucumber
• Mint

Refreshmint ToolsBehind the bar you’ll need a knife, cutting board, juicer, mixing glass, muddler, shaker, hawthorn strainer, and fine strainer.

Refreshmint Muddle

Let’s start preparing your drink. After slicing your lime, pick nine mint leaves, and cut nine slices of cucumber.Refreshmint Ingredients PreparedNow let’s add to our mixing glass:

• Eight mint leaves.
• Eight cucumbers.
• One ounce honey syrup.
• Three-quarters ounce lime juice (usually what a single lime will produce).

Muddle until mostly liquid.

Add one and a half ounces Hendrick’s gin to your shaker and pour in your mix over ice. Shake then double strain into a coupe glass. Garnish with remaining cucumber slice and mint leaf.

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1 Comment

  • Reply Amber June 16, 2014 at 12:02 am

    Your pictures are so professional looking! Great job!

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