You are currently viewing Refreshing cucumber and rosemary spritzers

Refreshing cucumber and rosemary spritzers

Bring on poolside braais and sunny picnics! These cucumber and rosemary spritzers are the refreshing beverage you need for your summer parties.


5 cm piece cucumber, chopped
1 tsp rosemary
600 ml dry white wine
200 ml soda water
To serve
4 cucumber ribbons
1 cup ice
4 sprigs rosemary
4 slices radish (optional)

1. Place the cucumber and rosemary in a blender and blend until smooth. Strain the mixture through a sieve, discarding the pulp.
2. Divide the cucumber liquid between four glasses. Pour in the wine and soda water and gently stir to combine.
To serve
1. Arrange a cucumber ribbon on the inside of each glass and add a few blocks of ice. Top with a sprig of rosemary and a slice of radish.

Recipe & styling: Kate Turner
Photography: Andreas Eiselen //

When the summer heat truly starts to kick in, opt for these bubbly ice lollies.

0 / 5. Vote count: 0