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A gimlet cocktail in a coupe glass with dry gin and Rose's lime juice on a silver tray.

The Gimlet is a Wonderful Gin Cocktail

Kevin Mayfield
The medicinal Gimlet is a great warm weather cocktail that is sure to quench your thirst -- as well as keep you safe from scurvy!
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 2 mins
Total Time 2 mins
Course Classic Cocktails
Cuisine American
Servings 1 Cocktail
Calories 104 kcal


  • 1 ½ ounces of dry gin
  • ¾ ounces of Rose's Lime Juice


  • Place one scoop of ice in a cocktail mixing glass
  • Pour in gin and lime juice
  • Stir to mix and cool, then strain into a coupe or cocktail glass
  • Add a lime wedge for garnish


Be careful  to not overdo the lime juice, as it is strong and can cause the drink to be very sour
Use only a quality dry gin that you wouldn't mind sipping neat


Calories: 104kcalCarbohydrates: 2gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSodium: 1mgPotassium: 26mgFiber: 1gSugar: 1gVitamin A: 11IUVitamin C: 6mgCalcium: 3mgIron: 1mg
Keyword 50's cocktails, 60's cocktails, Chandler, Gin, Lime, Mad Men Cocktails, Noir, rat pack cocktails, The Long Goodbye
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