Miller's Crossing

Bartender James Wampler tried making this drink with many types of gin. "The one that tasted right was Martin Miller's," he says. It's a London dry gin beloved by bartenders for its exceptional silkiness. Slideshows:  More Summer Drink Recipes 

Total Time:
5 mins


  • 2 thin cucumber slices

  • 1 mint leaf

  • 1 1/2 ounces London dry gin

  • 3/4 ounce fresh lime juice

  • 1/2 ounce Simple Syrup

  • Crushed ice


  1. In a cocktail shaker, muddle 1 of the cucumber slices with the mint leaf. Add the gin, lime juice and Simple Syrup and shake without ice. Fine strain into a chilled crushed-ice-filled rocks glass and garnish with the remaining cucumber slice.

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