Pink 47 Gimlet

Ingredients

6cl.    Pink 47 gin
6cl.    Lime Juice Cordial

•Glass: Martini 

•Time: 2 mins 

•Difficulty: 3/10 

•Yield: 1 cocktail 

•Alcohol Units: 2.8 

•Origin: British Navy classic – a gimlet was the corkscrew like tool used to tap into lime juice kegs. 

Preparation

Chill a martini glass with ice and water. Fill the tin half of a cocktail shaker with ice, add the gin and lime cordial and stir. Then empty the glass, shaking out any remaining water and strain the cocktail into the glass. Garnish with a twist of lime peel. 

Garnish 

Twist of lime peel.

Tips

Rose’s lime juice cordial is the key ingredient that gives the classic taste. Use plenty of ice to chill the drink quickly and reduce dilution. Can be served on crushed ice if preferred.