West 8th | Cocktail Party

West 8th

West 8th cocktail with cucumber, mint, vodka, lemon juice, simple syrup, and club soda

The West 8th is a smooth-sipping riff on the Southside cocktail, and is one of the original house cocktails at Analogue in New York. Bringing cucumber to the mix heightens the focus on fresh botanical flavors, and the sparkling water (club soda) keeps it light.

Analogue’s recipe calls for vodka, but it’s also fantastic with gin – especially a cucumberesque gin like Hendrick’s.

Ingredients

Instructions

Muddle the mint and cucumber in a shaker. Add the remaining ingredients (except sparkling water) and shake with ice. Strain into a chilled coupe or cocktail glass and top with the sparkling water.

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