Happy 3-Day Weekend! This Cucumber Marg Is Exactly What You Should Be Sipping!

Developed by the Tippling Bros., this sensational Pepino el Pyu cocktail served at NYC Mexican hot spot Mercadito's Grove will officially replace any other Cucumber Marg you ever thought you knew. 

Cucumber Margarita Recipe by Mercadito's Grove
Course
Drink
Serves
1
Country of Origin
Pan-Latino
Preparation time
0:10
Ingredients
  • 1 1/2 fl oz. Tequila blanco
  • 3⁄4 fl oz. Lemon juice
  • 1 fl oz. Cucumber juice
  • 1 fl oz. Hoja santa syrup* 

 

For Hoja Santa Syrup:

  • 4 tablespoons hoja santa (root beer leaf or piper auritum) sub for star anise or mint if not available
  • Simple syrup

 

Place all ingredients in a pot, bring to a boil, then fine strain. Add 1 oz. vodka per quart & refrigerate.

Preparation

Add all ingredients. Shake over ice. Garnish with cumin salt (equal amount of salt and ground cumin) and cucumber spear.