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.

INGREDIENTS

  • 2 oz. gin

  • 1/2 lime

  • Sea salt to taste

  • 2 1/2 cucumbers

  • 3.4 oz. simple syrup