They say, “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” We say, “When life gives you lemons make… Cucumber-Mint Lemonade with Jocassee Gin.” But seriously, this upgraded lemonade-inspired cocktail is about to rock your world. This signature drink recipe is super easy to make and so refreshing. Whether you’re a pro cocktail maker or new to this whole spiked lemonade deal, follow our recipe for a foolproof way to woo the crowd.
You’ll find you can use herbs and other ingredients you probably already have in the house to add your own twist on the classic, and that’s the beauty of simplicity. Next time your crew gets together for a backyard cookout, try out this recipe paired with your favorite foods from the grill. Break out a game of cornhole or DIY giant Jenga, or sit back and relax, but go ahead and crown yourself the hostess-with-the-mostest because you will have everyone’s vote after this.
- 2 parts Jocassee Gin
- 3 parts Lemonade
- Fresh mint leaves
- Cucumber slices for garnish
See? Entertaining doesn’t have to be hard. It can be as simple as a nice, cold glass of lemonade! Cheers!