SVEDKA Vodka announces SVEDKA Cucumber Lime, the latest addition to its award-winning portfolio. Continuing SVEDKA’s leadership in discovering and leveraging food and beverage trends, SVEDKA Cucumber Lime brings consumers a crisp, refreshing palate combining zesty citrus and cool cucumber flavors. SVEDKA Cucumber Lime is the most recent stateside launch from the Swedish-imported vodka brand, which also boasts a range of flavored vodkas that include SVEDKA Grapefruit Jalapeño, SVEDKA Strawberry Lemonade, SVEDKA Mango Pineapple, SVEDKA Strawberry Colada, SVEDKA Colada, SVEDKA Orange Cream Pop, in addition to SVEDKA’s core flavors – Cherry, Citron, Clementine, Raspberry, Vanilla and Peach.
Opening with a hit of cool cucumber and tart citrus, it ends with a fresh, bright lime kick. SVEDKA Cucumber Lime delivers the quality consumers expect from SVEDKA, in the brand’s bold and iconic two-tone packaging.
SVEDKA Cucumber Lime builds on the momentum within the food and beverage spaces for refreshing, bright flavors, as seen with the surge in popularity of crisp cocktails like the Moscow Mule and Gin and Tonic. The new flavor also capitalizes on trends within Asian and Mexican cuisine, which have exploded in popularity among consumers looking to pair the distinct tastes of cucumber and lime.
Signature Cucumber Lime cocktail recipes include:
1 ½ Parts SVEDKA Cucumber Lime
¾ Parts fresh lime juice
¾ Parts simple syrup
SPinch of mint.
Combine ingredients including mint in a shaker set, shake and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a cucumber wheel.
1½ Parts SVEDKA Cucumber Lime
3 Parts tonic
Squeeze of fresh lime
Build ingredients in a rocks glass over ice. Top with lemon/lime soda, and garnish with a lime wheel and a straw.
SVEDKA Cucumber Lime will be available nationwide beginning February 2016 (varies by market), in 50ML (MSRP $1.99), 375ML (MSRP $6.99), 750ML (MSRP $12.99), 1L (MSRP $16.99) and 1.75L (MSRP $21.99).