How do you make a Bar Louie Effen good martini?

EFFEN VODKA Cucumber Martini Soak tiny pieces of cucumber over night in vodka (fridge) 2oz Effen Cucumber Vodka, mint leaves, 1/4oz lime juice, 2 slices of thin cucumber slices, 1/2oz of Agave syrup. Combine with ice, shake, pour and enjoy.

How do you make an Effen cucumber drink?


  1. 1 shot Effen Cucumber Vodka (or other cucumber vodka)
  2. 6 large ice cubes.
  3. 1/2 cup cold water.
  4. 1/2 cup New York Seltzer lemon lime soda.
  5. 1 teaspoon lime juice.
  6. 3–6 slices fresh cucumber.

How do you make a gin martini shake?

  1. Add the gin and vermouth to a cocktail shaker.
  2. Fill the shaker with ice and shake vigorously until well-chilled, about 15 seconds. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass and garnish with an olive, onion, or lemon twist.

Who makes Effen Cucumber Vodka?

David Nepove
EFFEN® Cucumber Coconut Palm (created by David Nepove) EFFEN Vodka is a Super Premium vodka whose name means smooth, even and balanced in Dutch. It is made from 100% premium wheat, which results in a silky, smooth liquid and the best vodka you can buy.

What is Effen Cucumber good with?

Thanks to the subtle taste it’s super versatile – pair cucumber vodka with lime soda for an easy refresher, or mix into our signature Bloody Mary.

What celebrity made Effen Vodka?

entrepreneur 50 Cent
Effen Vodka is distilled in the Netherlands as part of the expansive Beam Suntory portfolio. In 2015, Effen partnered with rapper, actor, and all-around entrepreneur 50 Cent, who has been incorporating brand awareness and hash tags into his erratic social media presence as of late.

Are martinis better shaken or stirred?

Martinis, Manhattans, Old-Fashioneds — basically any booze-forward drink should be stirred. Stirring these drinks produces “a silky mouth-feel with precise dilution and perfect clarity,” Elliot says.

Why should you not shake gin?

So when you agitate gin — say by shaking it for a martini — you’re causing the top notes to dissipate. Those bits of pine and botanicals that you look forward to start breaking down and become dull. The end result: A cocktail that’s nowhere near as crisp as it should be. “This is what we call bruising,” Stewart said.

Which Effen Vodka flavor is the best?

Best Orange: Effen Blood Orange Abou-Ganim is a big fan of this vodka he calls “a beautiful representation of one of my favorite citruses.” Distilled in the Netherlands using wheat from France, this Effen expression is infused with the tangy, sweet namesake fruit and offers punchy orange and vanilla notes.