Cruising Cocktails: Gordon's Cup

The Gordon's Cup has gin, lime, sea salt, cucumbers and simple syrup. Enjoy!

What's better than watching a video about a refreshing adult beverage aboard an 86-foot yacht? How about making this delectable drink yourself?

Impress your friends on your next cruise with the Gordon's Cup — a gin-based cocktail with a surprisingly savory twist from an added pinch of salt.

Just add water (while also cruising atop it, that is) and you're ready to enjoy this gem from Yachting's Cruising Cocktails.


  • 2 oz. gin

  • 1/2 lime

  • Sea salt to taste

  • 2 1/2 cucumbers

  • 3.4 oz. simple syrup