Summer Cooldown Recipe: Strawberry Cucumber Spritz
Summertime means outdoor gatherings and parties with family and friends. What better way to sit back and relax on a warm San Diego day than with a refreshing cocktail? Special thanks to Benihana for this delicious drink that will not only impress, but will help you beat the heat.
The Benihana Strawberry Cucumber Spritz is a light, invigorating blend of strawberries, cucumber and lemonade that will give any summer party a flavorful twist. Or cool off at your local Benihana, and let one of our master mixologists expertly craft the drink for you.
Benihana Strawberry Cucumber Spritz
- Strawberry halfs – 5 each
- Cucumber slices – 3 each
- Vodka – 2 oz.
- Triple sec – ½ oz.
- Lemon juice – 2 oz.
- Simple syrup – 1 oz.
- Soda water
Muddle 4 strawberry halves in a mixing glass. Add 2 cucumber slices and remaining ingredients. Add ice and shake for 10 seconds. Strain into an ice-filled pint glass and fill to the top with soda water. Garnish with 1 strawberry half and 1 cucumber slice. Enjoy!