This skinny cocktail idea is refreshing for warm weather! Make this cucumber cocktail with basil and don't feel guilty!

Cucumber Cocktail with Basil

If you are looking for a clean, refreshing vodka cocktail, make this super yummy Cucumber Cocktail with Basil. 

Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword cucumber cocktails, summer cocktails, vodka cocktails
Prep Time 3 minutes
Total Time 3 minutes
Servings 1
Author Sharon Garofalow


  • 2 oz vodka
  • 1 TBSP fresh lime juice
  • 3 slices fresh cucumber
  • 2 leaves basil
  • slice of cucumber and leaf of basil for garnish.


  1. In a shaker, muddle cucumber slices, basil leaves and lime juice.

  2. Add ice to shaker.

  3. Add vodka and shake well. 

  4. Strain into a glass over fresh ice.