Gimlet Cocktail (Charles H. Baker's 1939 recipe)

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Ingredients

Barware

Coupe glass
Measuring jigger
Mixing glass
Bar spoon
Strainer

Nutrition

There are approximately 158 calories in one serving of Gimlet Cocktail (Charles H. Baker's 1939 recipe).

Styles & Flavours

Bartender

Gimlet Cocktail (Charles H. Baker's 1939 recipe) image

Serve in a

Coupe glass

Garnish:

Lime wedge

How to make:

STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.

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Rutte Dry Gin
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Giffard Sugar Cane Syrup
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Rose's lime cordial
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Chilled water

Comment:

Boozy and very subtly flavoured and edging very slightly towards being sweet.

About:

Adapted from recipe first published by Charles H. Baker Jr. in his 1946 'Gentleman's Companion'.

See our Gimlet cocktail page for more information on the history and variants of this drink.

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