House Favourites: Eastern Standard
Fresh lime, mint and… find out what makes a Soho House Hong Kong Eastern Standard
On @sohohouse, Bar Manager Anne-Sophie Cross demonstrated how Soho House Hong Kong concocts the cocktail. Below, discover the recipe for the ideal weekend drink for when hints of summer are on the horizon.
2oz/ 50ml vodka or gin
1oz/ 25ml fresh lime juice
0.75oz/ 20ml simple syrup
3 cucumber slices, muddled
3 mint leaves, hand-clapped
Slice of cucumber rubbed on the rim of the glass and then placed in the cocktail.
Muddle the cucumber slices in a shaker tin and add the mint once you have hand-clapped it to release the oils. Add the rest of the ingredients in the shaker with ice, then shake and fine-strain into a coupe glass to ensure the cocktail is smooth.
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