Gimlet recipe

Gimlet Ingredients

Gimlet Instructions

Gimlet: The Classic Gin Cocktail

The Gimlet is a classic gin cocktail that has been enjoyed for decades. It is a simple and refreshing drink that is perfect for those warm summer evenings. The drink is made with gin, lime juice, and a touch of sweetness, usually in the form of simple syrup. The combination of these ingredients creates a balanced and delicious cocktail that is sure to please.


To make a Gimlet, start by filling a cocktail shaker with ice. Add 2 ounces of gin, 1 ounce of lime juice, and half an ounce of simple syrup to the shaker. Shake well to combine the ingredients and chill the cocktail. Strain the mixture into a chilled cocktail glass and garnish with a lime wedge. Serve and enjoy!

The Gimlet is a versatile cocktail that can be easily customized to suit your taste. You can adjust the amount of lime juice and simple syrup to make the drink more or less sweet, and you can even experiment with different types of gin to create unique flavor profiles. Whether you prefer a classic Gimlet or a twist on the original recipe, this cocktail is sure to become a favorite.

Best served in a Cocktail Glass.