- 1/4 cup sugar
- 1/2 English cucumber or 2 small Persian cucumbers, chopped
- 2/3 cup fresh lime juice
- 2/3 cup gin or vodka
- fresh basil, to garnish
- Muddle the sugar and cucumber in a pitcher.
- Add the lime juice and stir until the sugar is dissolved. Add the gin or vodka and ¼ cup water and stir to combine.
- Divide between 4 glasses. Top with ice and garnish with the basil.