spicy gin lemonade

Spicy Gin Cucumber Lemonade

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Happy #Thirsty Thurday!!! Short and sweet as it is every Thursday I am afraid. There is not always a lot to say when there are beautiful drinks to glug…

And today, Gin it is ladies and gentleman. Gin, fresh and crunchy cucumbers and red pepper laced lemonade.

Spicy Gin Cucumber Lemonade

Couldn’t be better. The perfect cocktail to be sipping on a warm summers night. Or really any night. Right?

A little bit of heat, a little sweet, a little sour, a little refreshing crunch of cucumber. A perfect cocktail. Enjoy ☺

Recipe: Spicy Gin Cucumber Lemonade


  • 4 ounces gin
  • 16 ounces Lemonade
  • pinch of cayenne pepper
  • 1 lemon, thinly sliced
  • 8 thin slices cucumbers
  • ice


  1. Fill to high ball glasses with ice cubes.
  2. Add the gin, lemonade, cayenne and 4 slices of thinly sliced cucumber and some lemon wedges. Stir well and serve immediately.

Preparation time: 5 minute(s)

Number of servings (yield): 2

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  1. So refreshing!! Love the pinch of cayenne!

  2. Tieghan says:

    I love the spice in this, but I leave the gin :)

  3. I LOVE thirsty Thursday. And even more, I love this spicy cocktail!

  4. Gin and juice all the way!

  5. Des says:

    I must admit, I’ve never been much of a gin person. I just really don’t have that much experience with it. But I was just thinking today that I could really use a good refreshing cucumber drink…was going to go for cucumber water. Maybe I’ll try this instead :)

  6. Wow! I definitely need to try these!!

  7. Looks so refreshing! Delicious!

  8. Gaby says:

    Cucumber is such a refreshing ingredient, I love that you used it in this lemonade!

  9. Maria says:

    How pretty! So fun for spring!!