Cucumber, Sea Salt, and Vodka Cocktail

A trip out to sea in a glass, this summer mixed drink has contrasting flavors that'll keep you sipping.

Salt and Sea Lime and Cucumber Cocktail
 Travis Rathbone

When challenged with coming up with the absolute best summer cocktail, Stoli and Elit vodka brand ambassador Brent Lamberti offered up the “Salt and Sea.”

This surprising drink has refreshing bursts of cilantro and cucumber that contrast nicely with a pinch of sea salt. One thing’s for sure: This nautical refreshment will have you coming back for more—and more.

Prep time

5 min.

  • 2 oz Stoli Vodka
  • 3/4 oz lime juice
  • 3/4 oz simple syrup
  • 3 cucumber slices
  • 4-6 cilantro leaves
  • Pinch of sea salt

Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice, and shake well.