Gin and cucumbers are a great match this infusion can be used for tons of drink recipes. Try the gimlet recipe first then maybe try out a G&T? Bear in mind you need to leave the gin to infuse for 1 week.
There are so many varieties of infused vodkas out there, candy colored and a bit too campy. At this juncture you might be yearning for the purists to instigate an upheaval, but don't protest yet how about trying my spicy horseradish peppercorn vodka.
I've tried two different methods of infusing bourbon with bacon . . . with distinctly different results. Both tasted like bacon of course. The recipe below imparts a more subtle bacon but smokier taste.