The Gimlet

What’s a classic cocktail if not a Gimlet? Perfectly balanced, stunningly delicious, and super simple to make. And it looks awesome in a coupe glass with a lime wheel. This simple cocktail is one you need to know how to make!


  • 3/4 oz fresh lime juice
  • 3/4 oz simple syrup
  • 2 oz gin


  • coupe glass
  • ice
  • water
  • towel
  • juice squeezer thingie
  • shaker cup system
  • julep strainer
  • fine strainer


  1. Pour ice and water into your coupe glass and set aside to chill.
  2. Pour the lime juice, simple syrup, and gin into a shaker cup.
  3. Add ice, cover, and shake for 20 seconds.
  4. Empty out the coupe glass and shake any excess water off.
  5. Double strain the cocktail into the coupe glass.
  6. Garnish with a lime wheel.
  7. Serve and enjoy responsibly!2
The Gimlet
Gimlet - Black Tie Kitchen