Gimlet cocktail is essentially a Gin sour made with lime juice , legend has it that the Gimlet was created in the mid-19th century to encourage Royal Navy sailors to consume their rations of scurvy-preventing lime juice. The name ? Possibly a reference to Thomas Desmond Gimlette , a naval medical officer who served during that era . That was a quick brief about Gimlet .
Enjoy the classic cocktail anytime you want to
Well this is the time you have to move your tounge . So lets begin from its pronunciation “Gimlet cocktil” is pronounced as gi-m-let which is mostly pronounced as gym-let by majority of the people . Now you can proudly and confidently say it infront of anyone right ?
Gimlet cocktail is a Gin cocktail and making Gimlet cocktail is an easy task and you will definetly going to enjoy this . so lets begin with the ingredients
- GIN : 60 ml
- LIME JUICE : 20 ml
- SUGAR SYRUP : 15 ml
- GARNISH : LIME
Now to prepare gimlet cocktail you need a shaker filled with lots of ice . Pour Gin ( 60 ml ) of your choice and with accompany to it add lime juice ( 20 ml ) and Sugar syrup (15 ml ) . Now shake it very well and When it is done with the help of cocktail strainer ( cocktail strainer is used to remove ice from mixed drink ) pour it in you cocktail martini glass because Your gimlet is almost ready now just for garnishing you can use sliced lemon . It is ready to be served now .
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