1 unpeeled cucumber wheel, plus 1 peeled cucumber spear
1 ounce Simple Syrup
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 ounces cranberry juice
1 ounce fresh lime juice
In a cocktail shaker, muddle the cucumber wheel, Simple Syrup and salt. Add ice and the juices and shake well. <a href="/articles/cocktail-basics-techniques#doublestraining">Double strain</a> into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with the spear.