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Cucumber Basil Smash

Shake up this refreshing imbibe for your next brunch! Using ingredients you already have at home.

- Difficulty: Easy

Servings 1 cocktail
Author Monica C


  • 1.25 oz Vodka Prairie Organic Vodka Used Here
  • 1/4 oz Elderflower Liqueur St Germaine Used Here
  • 3/4 oz Lime Juice
  • 1/3 oz Simple Syrup
  • 6 Cucumber Slices
  • 2 Sprigs Basil
  • 1/2 oz Soda


  1. In a Collins glass, layer ice and 3 cucumber slices.
  2. Grab a shaker and muddle the rest of the cucumber slices and 1 sprig of Basil.
  3. Add the rest of the ingredients (except soda), fill with ice and give this a vigorous shake.
  4. Strain over prepped glass and top with soda. Garnish with Basil Sprig.

Recipe Notes

For the Simple Syrup ratio, use 1 cup boiled water to 1 cup granulated sugar.