Cool as a Cucumber Margarita

Food & Wine

On a hot day, nothing will cool you off more than a cucumber cocktail.


Salt, for rimming the glass
2 1/2 ounces Cucumber-Infused Tequila
1 ounce fresh lime juice
1 ounce simple syrup
1 cucumber slice, for garnish

Wet the rim of a glass and dip it in salt. Wait for it to dry. Fill glass with ice. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add the Cucumber-Infused Tequila, lime juice and simple syrup. Shake until chilled. Strain cocktail and pour into glass. Garnish with the cucumber slice.

Blueberry- Plum Vodka Mojitos


Ginger & Soy Grilled Shrimp

Chicken Parmesan Burger

Facebook Twitter Google Digg Reddit LinkedIn Pinterest StumbleUpon Email

Author: Heather Zachariah

Former Art Director for Home Magazine, Heather Leahy Zachariah, left her career in publishing after baby number number one. She now works from home as a freelance graphic designer and a chauffeur to her 3 busy kids. "Working on TipsFromTown has been a wonderful outlet for me. It renewed my love of publishing where I can design colorful, enticing pages online and allows me to share the things I love about being a mom." Heather grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio, a place that still is near and dear to her. " After living in Brooklyn for 18 years and studying Graphic Design at Pratt Institute, she now lives in the Jersey burbs. "I love living so close to NYC, but in my heart, I'm an Ohio girl."