Ingredients for a Gimlet:
- 2 1⁄2 oz Gin
- 1⁄2 oz Lime juice
- 1⁄2 oz Simple syrup
Appropriate Gimlet Garnish:
- 1 Lime wheel
- Cocktail or Old Fashioned
Instructions for Making a Gimlet:
- Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice.
- Shake, and strain into a chilled cocktail glass or an Old-Fashioned glass filled with fresh ice.
- Garnish with a lime wheel.
- (You can substitute 1 oz. lime cordial, such as Rose’s Lime Juice, for both the lime juice and simple syrup).