The gimlet is a cocktail made of gin and lime juice. A 1928 description of the drink was: “gin, a spot of lime, and soda.
The word “gimlet” used in this sense is first attested in 1928. The most obvious derivation is from the tool for drilling small holes, a word also used figuratively to describe something as sharp or piercing. Thus, the cocktail may have been named for its “penetrating” effects on the drinker.
50 ml Gin
2 Teaspoons Lime Juice Cordial
Put all ingredients in shaker with crushed ice and shake well.
These cocktails are for 1 serving, for a party + the amount of people you require so you have to times the recipe by 4 for example…
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