This article was published on May 26th, 2017
Gin has been a staple in cocktails since there creation, and the juniper berry-based liquor is a key ingredient in several popular drinks. A distinct alcohol whose sharp, earthy flavor sets it apart from all other spirits, gin is a perfect beverage for hot spring days. Whether it makes you feel like an English gentleman or a scoundrel, gin has a bartended history as rich as its taste. The Gimme Gimlet is a modern-day twist on the classic gimlet with a sweet finish. Containing 2 ounces of that delicious alcohol from the UK, lime juice, and just a dash of simple syrup, making the Gimme Gimlet is a sophisticated, but fun cocktail to partake in under the sun.
- 2 oz gin
½ oz lime juice
¼ oz simple syrup
Add all ingredients to a shaker filled with ice. Shake well. Stain into a cocktail glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with a lime wheel.