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cool as a cucumber shots

It's Friday everyone! (and by 'Friday' I mean FriYAY!)

This weekend looks like it's going to be a warm one, so why not chill out with some refreshing drinks? Today I've created a light, summery, fun shot for you and your friends* to enjoy together on this lovely June weekend (*or it could be just for you if you feel like taking 4 shots. I won't judge.).

Well, Ladies and Gents, I present to you- Cool As A Cucumber Shots!


Servings: 4 shots

Time: 5 minutes

Difficulty: Easy


  • 5 Fresh Mint Leaves

  • 8 Thin Slices of Cucumber (approx. 1/8" thick each)

  • 1/2 oz Lime Juice

  • 3 oz Silver Tequila

  • 1/2 oz Simple Syrup

  • Pinch of Iodized Salt

  • Ice for Shaking


  1. Sprinkle some iodized salt on top of 4 cucumber slices and set aside.

  2. In your cocktail shaker, muddle the fresh mint and remaining 4 cucumber slices.

  3. Add the lime juice, tequila, simple syrup, and ice to your shaker and shake vigorously for 10 seconds.

  4. Strain into 4 shot glasses and top with the salted cucumber.

HOW TO DRINK IT- Eat the salted cucumber first, then take the shot. Enjoy!

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