Minty Cucumber Gin Fizz

This refreshing cocktail combines the crisp flavors of gin, mint, and cucumber, creating a delightful twist on the classic mojito. The subtle sweetness of the sugar and the tangy lime add a perfect balance to this light and invigorating drink. Whether enjoyed on a warm spring day or a balmy summer evening, the Minty Cucumber Gin Fizz is sure to elevate any occasion.

Minty Cucumber Gin Fizz

A twist on the classic mojito, this refreshing gin-based cocktail incorporates the tantalizing flavors of mint and cucumber, creating a delightful, invigorating drink perfect for warm weather.

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Prep Time 10 mins
Total Time 10 mins


  • 1 lime (halved and sliced)
  • 2 teaspoons fine white sugar (or more to taste)
  • 8-10 mint leaves
  • 1.70 fl.oz gin
  • 3-4 thin cucumber slices
  • Crushed ice
  • Club soda or sparkling water


  1. Wash and dry the lime, then halve and slice it.
  2. Place half of the lime slices in a glass.
  3. Add sugar and mint leaves.
  4. Gently muddle the lime and mint to release their flavors.
  5. Add gin and stir to dissolve the sugar.
  6. Add crushed ice to the glass.
  7. Thinly slice the cucumber and add 3 slices to the glass.
  8. Place the remaining lime slices in the glass.
  9. Fill the glass with club soda or sparkling water.
  10. Adjust the taste as needed, and garnish with additional mint.