Thank you for the recipe! You’re welcome, Kevin! May 28, 2020 - This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimlet recipe is made with Hendrick's gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! A 1928 description of the drink was: gin, and a spot of lime. I serve over ice in a copper Moscow mule type mug as they keep everything nice and cold. The St Germain Cocktail. Cocktail Hour: Cucumber & Elderflower Gimlets. It was incredible! Preparation. Rating: 4 stars 13 Ratings. It is really refreshing – I added Burnt Sugar syrup. I usually drink Gin and Tonics and Hendricks is my favorite. (It's all free.). Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. One year ago, many readers of The Valley Table heard for the first time in our Sept-Nov issue the news that the magazine’s founders Janet Crawshaw and Jerry Novesky were stepping down as publisher...READ MORE. Wait, question. Either one should work! And of course, Cookie too. May 25, 2018 - This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimlet recipe is made with Hendrick's gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! Fantastic! This is my new favorite cocktail!!! Fantastic, Michell! It is great you enjoyed it! ... shake all ingredients and strain into an ice filled glass and garnish with three slices of cucumber. – Andrew. What is a gimlet, you ask? ST GERMAIN GIN & TONIC (Scottish Re-Deux) 1.5 oz Hendrick’s Gin.75 oz St Germain Aug 14, 2018 - This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimlet recipe is made with Hendrick's gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! I’ve not really been keeping up with my writing group during their weekly online meetups as I’ve found writing almost impossible during the lockdown, and technical issues have been keeping me from taking part in larger gatherings in the evening. This Elderflower and Cucumber Gimlet combines gin, elderflower, cucumber, and lime into a lovely creation. Jun 13, 2016 - Watch and learn how to make a classy gin gimlet with cucumber. If you love St. Germain like I do, try my watermelon white sangria, and the elderflower Champagne cocktail and strawberry rosé sangria in Love Real Food. © Cookie and Kate 2010 - 2020. Your comments make my day. Scott Levi, Nina / Photo by Samantha Seeley, 2 quarters fresh lime, plus thin slice to garnish. Notes. I would recommend making this with St. Germain. Pour in the gin, St. Germain and lime juice. I need to be better at planning Zoom dates. I used the very traditional Beefeater gin, lots of juniper. Strain over large ice cube in a rocks glass, and garnish with cucumber and lime wheel. More about Cookie and Kate », Follow us! Will be making many more. I have been making this on repeat almost every weekend. ... Cucumber … Receive notices on food and farm events, good deals, recipes, and more. Glass: Collins/High Ball Method: combine ingredients in your shaker, add ice. It’s a little pricy (around $35) for the bottle, but it’s a beautiful addition to a bar cart. Change it up: You can use vodka if you don’t like gin. Enjoy. It doesn’t taste artificial in the slightest, because it’s not. St. Germain is my liqueur of choice, that’s for sure! Because, the pictures and recipe imply regular St. Germain but the title implies the Elder version. I wanted to share this refreshing cocktail with you, in the hopes that you’ll savor this warm weather with me. I also added jalapenos and it has become my husband’s new favorite drink! Cheers! Fill with ice and shake until well-chilled. Recipe as written below yields 1 cocktail. This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimlet recipe is made with Hendrick's gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! You can multiply the ingredients and make as many as 3 … How could I complain? I have made this several times as written, and it is my favorite cocktail! What I used to make this Cucumber Vodka Gimlet recipe: I love the gentle curves of these simple coupe glasses.Their lovely, versatile shape means they can be used for a variety of cocktails, including this Pomegranate Prosecco Cocktail and these Irish Cream Scotchie Cocktails. The cucumber is a terrific flavor profile here! This weeks episode: CUCUMBER ELDERFLOWER GIMLET & DILL. Cucumber Elderflower Gimlet (Nightshade-Free Vegan Recipe Analysis) This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimletis made with Hendrick's gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! You can multiply the ingredients and make as many as 3 drinks at once in a large cocktail shaker. Love discovering a new cocktail. Recipe as written below yields 1 cocktail. it. May 3, 2020 - This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimlet recipe is made with Hendrick's gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! See our, Please let me know how it turned out for you! mancooking@gmail.com. I always make it with vodka, as I am not a gin fan. My dog, Cookie, catches the crumbs. I don’t recommend using a classic dry gin for this drink, unless you really love it. Cucumber Elderflower Gimlet (Overcoming MS Diet Inspired Recipe Analysis) This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimletis made with Hendrick's gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! Instagram ⋄ Pinterest ⋄ Facebook, Subscribe to our email newsletter! Just bought my st Germaine yesterday and googled a recipe! Super Yummy ! Cucumber and Basil Gimlet Cucumber and Basil Gimlet. It’s been unseasonably warm here in Kansas City. Thanks ! Slice four 1/4-inch-thick slices from 1 cucumber. You can … Leave a comment below and share a picture on. Shake vigorously and strain into a chilled collins glass over fresh ice. (which, side note, if you haven’t had that, you will definitely enjoy it!) It’s fresh, tart, aromatic, refreshing, amazing……..Thank you so much for sharing this recipe. Do you mean to use regular St. Germain, or the St. Elder? Peel and coarsely chop remaining cucumbers; transfer to processor and purée until smooth. Tweaked it just a bit to lessen the bitterness – 2 ounces Hendricks, 3/4 ounce lime juice, 1 ounce St. Germain. After a quick taste, we added about 1 tsp. All rights reserved. Love the little oxo brand measuring jigger too. Jun 27, 2020 - This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimlet recipe is made with Hendrick's gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! You can multiply the ingredients and make as many as 3 drinks at once in a large cocktail shaker. Receive notices of food and farm events, special offers, recipes and more. It’s sunny and 70 degrees today! Will definitely make this again. Thanks for the great recipe! Thank you so much for sharing this recipe, I made it with vodka and it was wonderful!!! Stop in today! About ⋄ Contact ⋄ Cookbook ⋄ Recipes ⋄ Shop ⋄ Subscribe, Cookie and Kate receives commissions on purchases made through our links to retailers. I garnish with a few fresh raspberries and mint leaves in lieu of the cucumber slice. I’m not a big fan of juniper-y gin, but if you are, you might enjoy it here. They bring over a quarter century of restaurant experience to the podcast table. ‎Eat & Drink with Ali Hassan & Marco Timpano Comedians Ali Hassan & Marco Timpano, discuss, lament & come to terms with Food & Drink. Made this with The Botanist Gin tonight. Cucumber Elderflower Gimlet. It is fabulous, thanks for sharing. Top with club soda. Jan 20, 2020 - This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimlet recipe is made with Hendrick's gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! Cheers! This is a lovely, refreshing cocktail. I had a bottle of St. Germain sitting in the cabinet waiting for it’s calling. Accessibility Policy ⋄ Comment Policy ⋄ Nutrition Disclaimer ⋄ Photo/Recipe Policy ⋄ Privacy Policy, Subscribe to our newsletter! Cheers to the warm weather sticking around a little bit longer than expected!! I cook fresh, vegetarian recipes. Wow this is delicious! Made this with Sky Vodka and fresh key limes from the garden. Affiliate details ». A Gimlet is a beautiful thing, it's a cocktail typically made of 2 parts gin and 1 part lime juice. Ooooh, that is good! Superb using St Elder liqueur instead of St Germaine! It’s infused with elderflowers from the Alps, and it’s not nearly as sweet as other liqueurs. Very refreshing. I am up here in Tahoe about to have a Zoom Cocktail Party with my two Besties who I wen to Ireland and Scotland with. Recipe as written below yields 1 cocktail. I made it with a few thin chunks of rainbow carrot, which isn’t quite the same but worked in a pinch. A 1928 description of the drink was: gin, and a spot of lime. Always appreciated! If you made the recipe, please choose a star rating, too. It’s like a martini, but with lime juice instead of vermouth. This weeks episode: CUCUMBER ELDERFLOWER GIMLET & DILL. Fill with ice and shake until well-chilled. I just googled it, and it seems like it’s another elderflower liqueur with similar flavor. Email me when Kate or another C+K reader replies directly to my comment. Let’s sit on the patio and enjoy a cool cucumber drink. ), Love your cocktail recipes, you’re the best!! Always free • Unsubscribe anytime, The information shown is an estimate provided by an online nutrition calculator. Our free email newsletter delivers new recipes and special Cookie + Kate updates! Oct 4, 2017 - This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimlet recipe is made with Hendrick's gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! Yours came up- fabulous, ty! (You will not be subscribed to our email newsletter. In this time of grocery shopping for two weeks, the craving for a gimlet struck, but I did not have a cucumber. Strain over large ice cube in a rocks glass, and garnish with cucumber and lime wheel. Strain the cocktail into a martini glass and garnish with a slice of cucumber. St. Germain is the only liqueur I’ve ever loved. 1 oz St Germain.75 oz fresh squeezed lemon juice Garnish: cucumber wheel Top with club soda. Made two of these on Sunday. A Gimlet is a beautiful thing, it's a cocktail typically made of 2 parts gin and 1 part lime juice. simple syrup per glass. Simple and easy to make, yet the complexity of the finish belies the economy of effort! This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimlet recipe is made with Hendrick’s gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! I had this drink for the first time at an restaurant, absolutely love it. As a thank you, we'll give you our welcome guide with 5 printable dinner recipes. This version has been my sipper of choice lately, which was inspired by an elderflower martini that I enjoyed with Tessa in Minneapolis. Hey Greta, your carrot idea sounds so fun! Ali also recreated a cocktail that we loved at happy hour the other day, with grapefruit, gin and rosemary. A bit ashamed to admit that I made four of these this afternoon, but I must say they were all delicious! I used a classic gin because that’s all I had, and it turned out to be a delicious cocktail! Thank you for sharing! This citrus juicer is my favorite. Dog lover. This drink is a refreshing spin on the classic gimlet, but it still packs quite the punch. This weeks episode: CUCUMBER ELDERFLOWER GIMLET & DILL Cucumber Elderflower Gimlet A G… Thank you so much for this recipe! It was great. It’s made with cucumber-y Hendrick’s gin, St. Germain elderflower liqueur, fresh lime juice and cucumber. Illustration by Caitlin Keegan. I add a little club soda & 1/4 tsp sugar…so nice & light for summer.I also use cucumber melon mixer instead of fresh cucumbers In a cocktail shaker, muddle the lime. So happy to have found this recipe, I am able to enjoy this drink at home with home grown cucumbers. perfect cocktail, really easy, not to sweet not too tart. {"cookieName":"wBounce","isAggressive":false,"isSitewide":true,"hesitation":"30","openAnimation":false,"exitAnimation":false,"timer":"","sensitivity":"","cookieExpire":"30","cookieDomain":"","autoFire":"","isAnalyticsEnabled":true}. Cucumber Elderflower Gimlet. We tried this last night and made it exactly as you listed up here. It seems like juniper would go pretty well with cucumber. Or you can enjoy it for a Sunday brunch al fresco. There’s still plenty of time for pumpkin spice everything. This refreshing cucumber elderflower gimlet recipe is made with Hendrick’s gin, St. Germain liqueur, fresh cucumber and lime! Thank you! You can multiply the ingredients and make as many as 3 drinks at once in a large cocktail shaker. Absolutely enjoyed it. I’m a tanquerey devotee but just discovered Hendricks and love it. I just discovered this year that I LOVE gimlets, so I’m all over this! I was looking for a recipe to make with elderflower syrup and come across this one. Sorry, I’m not familiar with St. Elder. View our summer coctails menu on the J&J Restaurant and Bar website, including martinis, specialty drinks, and mules. So delicious. Recipe as written below yields 1 cocktail. As much as I want to dust off my boots, I’ve decided to embrace the warmer weather and milk it for all it’s worth. The store was out of Elderflower Syrup so I bought the Hendricks GIn with Elderflower in Recommended equipment: (Affiliate links) I love this stainless steel jigger for measuring small amounts of liquids. Thank you! Preparation tips: If you’re going to be making a lot of these, you might want to make cucumber juice like I did in this watermelon-cucumber cocktail instead of muddling tons of cucumber. Any way you spin it, the florals give … ▸ Categories cocktail, dairy free, drinks, recipes, soy free, spring, summer, tomato free, vegan ▸ Ingredients cucumber, gin, lime, Vegetable enthusiast. It’s ideal to sip with appetizers for a dinner party, even for a wedding cocktail. I’m so glad you enjoyed this one, Jeanne! I’m happy this provided inspiration. Soooo good! I’ve been loving the warm weather, but agree that I’m just about ready for fall too! Thanks for the recipe ! 2 shots vodka or gin 1¼ shots St Germain But I’m hoping that a gin that tastes distinctly like juniper berries would work here – that’s what we have, and since we don’t drink much hard liquor, I wouldn’t want to buy anything else. And it was delicious. Tanqueray London Dry Gin (1.5oz) St. Germain (.5oz) Fresh-Pressed Cucumber Water, Fresh- Squeezed Lime Juice, & Mint Simple Syrup served on the rocks with a cucumber lime salt rim Nice way to use the cucumbers in the garden too! Add the cucumber pieces, securely fasten the lid, and shake like crazy for about 30 seconds. *Gin notes: Hendrick’s is perfect for this cocktail since it has notes of cucumber and rose petal. Ingredients 4-5 cucumber slices 1 ounces gin 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice 2 ounces tonic water 1 thin cucumber or lime for garnish Instructions Finely mince the cucumber (or you can add to a food processer) Add the minced cucumber, gin, and lime juice to a cocktail shaker Shake until well combined Pour into a martini […]