Vodka Gimlet Recipes

By | October 30, 2010


Okay, as requested by an anonymous reader of mine, I’m going to give you now some recipes for vodka gimlet.

A gimlet is basically a cocktail made of gin and lime juice, and in a vodka gimlet – you just have to replace the gin with vodka. So how do you make a vodka gimlet exactly? Then read on below.

Eric Felten vodka gimlet recipe, from “How’s Your Drink”, Wall Street Journal Weekend Edition, August 4, 2006:

  • 2 oz. gin or vodka
  • 1/2 oz. lime juice
  • 1/4 to 1/2 oz. simple syrup
  • Garnish with a lime

William L. Hamilton vodka gimlet recipe, from “Shaken and Stirred”, New York Times September 15, 2002:

  • 4 oz. vodka
  • 1/2 oz. fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 oz. Rose’s lime juice
  • lime wedge for garnish

Gary Regan vodka gimlet recipe, The Bartender’s Bible:

  • 2 oz. Plymouth Gin
  • 1 ounce Rose’s lime juice
  • Garnish with lime wedge

Simple choose one of the above, stir all the ingredients with ice, strain into a glass and enjoy your vodka gimlet! Remember to drink moderately.

Vodka Gimlet Calories: 150 calories (source)

Vodka Gimlet Recipe Source: Wikipedia

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