This cooling cocktail features delicious garden herbs, refreshing cucumber and a splash of sparkling water. Mix it up with your own greenery of choice, or add a splash of citrus to reveal Empress 1908's stunning secret. From turquoise to violet, this cocktail is delicious in every shade!


Ingredient Amount Ingredient Name
2 oz. Empress 1908 Gin
Top with Soda Water
1 Cucumber
3 Mint Sprigs
3 Basil Sprigs

Tools Of The Trade

  • Jigger
  • Muddler
  • Paring Knife
  • Rocks Glass


  1. Muddle cucumber, basil, and mint in the bottom of a chilled rocks glass.
  2. Add ice and Empress 1908.
  3. Top with soda water.
  4. Garnish with a cucumber ribbon and basil.

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