Guest Colleen Kleve, interior designer and principal at design practice Double Vision, discusses the nuances of blending interior styles for maximum impact. Jourdan Morris creates an ultra-potent cocktail combination that does justice to the firm’s name.

Tools

Mixing glass

Cocktail shaker

Muddled

Strainer

Collins glass

Ingredients

2 oz prairie cucumber vodka

3/4 oz lemon juice

3/4 oz simple syrup

3-5 1/2” slices cucumber

3 oz soda water

1 large sprig of mint

Method

Muddle 2-3 slices cucumber in a mixing glass.

Add simple, lemon juice, and vodka.

Shake with ice.

Strain into the Collins glass over fresh ice.

Top with soda water.

Garnish with cucumber and mint.