Cucumber-Sake Gelly Shots
There's something fabulous about nostalgic playfulness of a wiggly, jiggly, gelatin-based shot. Which is why we decided to take this party favorite to the next level with elevated flavors and natural ingredients. So let loose and get ready to shake up your next party with the cocktail you can slurp—all-natural, spring-centric, spiked gelatin.
Cucumber-Sake Gelly Shots8 limes, halved horizontally1/2 cup granulated sugar1/4 cup water2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint1/4 cup diced cucumber3/4 cup cucumber juice3 tablespoons fresh lime juice2 (1/4-ounce) packet unflavored gelatin1 cup plus 2 tablespoons sake2 tablespoons sanding sugar
*Note: To make fresh cucumber juice without breaking out a juicer, puree 2 large cucumbers in a blender until smooth, then strain through a fine mesh sieve.