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Cucumber, lemon and pear flavors combine in a refreshing cocktail.

Cucumber Fizz Cocktail
Makes 1

  • 2 ounces of fresh cucumber, peeled and chopped
  • 2 ounces of Elation Poire Liqueur
  • ½ ounce St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur
  • ½ ounce lemon juice
  • ½ ounce simple syrup
  • Lemonade
  • Mint, cucumber slices and lemon zest for garnish

In a shaker, muddle the cucumber. Add the Elation Poire, St-Germain, lemon juice and simple syrup, and fill with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a highball glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with mint, cucumber slices and lemon zest and top with lemonade.

—Dan Keyport, owner of Dolce Vita Wine Shop in Chaska