Cucumber Gin Fizz Cocktail

A perfect match for Aloha Ono, this one is smooth and tasty

Cucumber Gin Fizz cocktail
The elegant Cucumber Gin Fizz Jon Whittle / Marlin


  • 1 ½ oz. gin
  • ½ oz. simple syrup
  • 3 cucumber slices
  • fresh lime juice
  • mint


In a cocktail shaker, muddle three cucumber slices, a splash of fresh lime juice, and mint. Add 1½ oz. of gin, ½ ­oz. of simple syrup, and ice. Shake well, and strain into a coupe or tall glass with crushed ice. Top with sparkling water, and garnish with a cucumber slice. This cocktail pairs perfectly with Aloha Ono with Grilled Pineapple and Jicama.

This article originally appeared in the April/May issue of Marlin.


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