INGREDIENTS2 large English cucumbers (cut into chunks)
1 cup freshly squeezed lime juice
2/3 cup granulated sugar
10-15 fresh mint leaves
1 piece fresh ginger (1-2 inches)
4 cups water
JF Spicy Salt
PROCESSPrepare all the ingredients and place in a blender. Add 2 cups water. Cover and blend until the mixture is very smooth.
Pour the mixture through the strainer to remove the pulp. Add the remaining 2 cups of water. Add vodka or tequila depending on preference.
Cover and chill until ready to serve
For Salt Rim -
Cut a lime into quarters and add a notch in the middle of one quarter
Run the notched lime around the rim of the glass
Pour JF Spicy Salt in a dish that is larger than the diameter of your glass
Tip the glass into the salt and twist the glass a bit to get the salt to stick