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Leroy Fox Kitchen & Cocktails' Cucumber Basil Lemonade

Leroy Fox Kitchen & Cocktails Cucumber Basil Limonade
Leroy Fox Kitchen & Cocktails Cucumber Basil Limonade

Ingredients (yields 1 cocktail)

1 1/2 ounces Rain cucumber vodka

1/4 ounce sour mix 

1 splash club soda

1 cucumber, diced (plus one slice for garnish)

1 leaf fresh basil

4 cups sugar

4 cups water

Preparation

  • Place cucumber and basil in shaker and muddle.
  • Boil sugar and water in sauce pan until resulting mixture reduces down to syrup texture. Then let cool.
  • Once syrup cools, pour into shaker containing basil and cucumber mixture to create cucumber basil simple syrup.
  • Shake until mixed thoroughly.
  • Add 1/4 ounce cucumber basil simple syrup, vodka, sour mix and club soda to clean shaker and shake.
  • Pour mixture into cocktail glass filled with ice.
  • Add slice of cucumber as garnish and enjoy.

Wanna go?
Leroy Fox Kitchen & Cocktails
705 S. Sharon Amity Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
704.366.3232
leroyfox.com

This article ran in the October 2016 issue of Charlotte Happenings.

For more Charlotte cocktail recipes, visit Charlotte Savor.

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