Cool Cucumber Lime Fizz


Experience a wave of refreshment with our Cool Cucumber Lime Fizz! This invigorating cocktail combines the crispness of cucumber with the tangy zest of lime, creating a revitalizing drink that's perfect for unwinding on a hot day or spicing up any social gathering. It's a delightful blend that's sure to quench your thirst and lift your spirits!

Cool Cucumber Lime Fizz

Preparation Time

  • Total Time: 10 minutes

Servings and Serving Size

  • Servings: 2
  • Serving Size: 1 glass

Nutritional Profile (per serving)

  • Calories: 120 kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 10 g
  • Sugar: 8 g
  • Sodium: 10 mg
  • Alcohol: 10 g (if adding alcohol)


  • 1 large cucumber, peeled and sliced
  • Juice of 2 limes
  • 60 ml (2 fl oz) simple syrup or honey
  • Crushed ice
  • Sparkling water or club soda
  • Optional: 60 ml (2 fl oz) vodka or gin
  • Garnish: lime slices and cucumber ribbons

Detailed Method of Preparation

  1. Muddle Cucumber: In a shaker, muddle the cucumber slices to release their juice.
  2. Add Flavors: Add lime juice, simple syrup, and optional alcohol to the shaker.
  3. Shake: Fill the shaker with ice and shake well.
  4. Assemble Drink: Strain the mixture into glasses filled with crushed ice.
  5. Top with Fizz: Top each glass with sparkling water or club soda.
  6. Garnish and Serve: Garnish with lime slices and cucumber ribbons. Serve immediately.

Tips for Culinary Success

  • Fresh Ingredients: Use fresh cucumbers and limes for the best flavor.
  • Adjust Sweetness: Modify the amount of simple syrup or honey according to your taste preference.
  • Serving Suggestion: Serve in a highball glass for a classic cocktail presentation.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Can I make this cocktail non-alcoholic?

Absolutely! Simply skip the alcohol for a refreshing mocktail version.

How can I make this drink sweeter?

Add more simple syrup or honey, or rim the glass with sugar.

Can I prepare this in advance?

It's best served fresh, but you can prepare the cucumber and lime juice mixture ahead of time and refrigerate.