Total Time
24hrs 5mins
Prep 24 hrs
Cook 5 mins

Begin by making this a day ahead. Serve with a platter of Oysters on the half shell. This recipe comes from the November 2008 issue of Bon Appetit, courtesy of Southpark Seafood Grill & Wine Bar in Portland, Oregon.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix gin and thick cucumber slices in pitcher. Cover and chill overnight or up to 3 days.
  2. Strain gin, discarding thick cucumber slices. Pour half of gin into cocktail shaker. Add 1 tablespoon vermouth, then fill shaker with ice. Shake vigorously; strain into three glasses. Repeat with remaining gin and vermouth.
  3. Garnish with thin cucumber slices.


Most Helpful

Delicious martini! I used Hendrick's Gin which was really nice with the cucumbers. Yum! Thanks for posting! Made for PAC Spring 2010.

AmandaInOz April 07, 2010

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