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  • - English Cucumber, 2-inch section, seeded, peeled, cut into 1/3-inch thick sticks
  • 6 leaves - Green Shiso Leaves
  • 1 - Gin, such as Hendricks
  • 3/4 - Sweetened Aloe Juice Drink
  • 1 1/2 - Tonic, such as Fentiman's
  • 1/3 - Green V.E.P. Chartreuse
  • Directions:

    Muddle cucumber, shiso leaves and gin. Top with ice, add remaining ingredients, then stir 25-30 seconds. Strain into a glass over ice. Garnish with a shiso leaf or edible flower.

    Brief Description

    Japanese for serenity

    Main Ingredient:

    Gin, aloe juice

    Category:  Alcoholic

    Cuisine:  American

    Prep Time: 5 min


    WSJ Off Duty, 5/26/2012, From Northern California's Manresa

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    Posted On:

    May 28, 2012

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