National Bombshell Day

What better way than to celebrate National Bombshell Day than with a bottle of Bombshell Gin? 

Bogue Sound Distillery celebrates this special day by announcing that our refreshing Bombshell Gin, infused with cucumber, is being rolled out to ABC stores near you. It’s also available for purchase at our distillery in Bogue, North Carolina.  

This special edition of Fresh Cucumber Bombshell Gin took the lead against other top brands in a private, limited blind test.  Tasters described Fresh Cucumber Bombshell Gin as refreshing, delicious, and unlike any other they’ve had. Be sure to get yours while supplies last.  

Here is a Cucumber Gin Cocktail recipe to ring in National Bombshell Day! 

Cucumber Gin Cocktail 

1  cucumber  

5  kaffir lime leaves (or four 2-inch strips lime zest) 

2  teaspoons raw sugar 

4  wheels (lemon, divided) 

4  ounces Bombshell Gin, Fresh Cucumber 

1  ounce fresh lime juice 

club soda (for serving) 


Using a vegetable peeler, shave 4 long, thin ribbons from cucumber. 

Cut a 4” piece from remaining cucumber and chop coarsely.  

Muddle the chopped cucumber with kaffir lime leaves, sugar, and 2 lemon slices in a cocktail shaker.  

Add Gin and lime juice and fill shaker with ice.  

Cover and shake until outside of the shaker is frosty, about 20 seconds.  

Strain into two ice-filled Collins Glasses and top off with club soda.  

Gently stir and garnish with 2 cucumber ribbons and remaining lemon slices.