Gimlet Cocktail Recipe | Home Bar Menu
Home Bar Menu

Gimlet

Gimlet
 
Add To Favorites

Rate This Recipe


Thanks for your rating!



Comments:0
(be the first to comment)


Characters remaining: 250

Thank you for your comment.
Once it's approved, it will appear here.

Description

A Gimlet is a classic drink composed of gin, lime juice, and sugar that was popularized and drunk by British officers during the 19th century. Sailors benefited from citrus juice because it prevented them from contracting scurvy, a cruel, painful and often deadly disease caused by vitamin C deficiency.


Don't forget to see what other drinks you can make with the ingredients you already have in your bar.

Ingredients

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Directions

  1. Add the gin, lime juice and simple syrup to a shaker with ice and shake until well-chilled
  2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass or an rocks glass filled with fresh ice
  3. Garnish with a lime wheel.

Other recipes containing gin >