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Mint Gimlet
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Mint Gimlet Cocktail

This Mint Gimlet Cocktail is an easy drink to make at home. Made with gin, a fresh mint simple syrup, and lime juice. Gluten-free, vegan. 
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword mint gimlet cocktail
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1
Author Tessa Fisher

Ingredients

Mint Simple Syrup

Mint Gimlet

  • 2 ounces gin
  • 1/2 ounce mint simple syrup
  • 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice

Instructions

Mint Simple Syrup

  • In a small saucepan, add organic cane sugar and water. Bring to a boil and then turn heat to low, stirring often until sugar has dissolved. Remove from heat and add mint. Allow to steep for about 15 minutes, then strain simple syrup into an airtight jar or container.
    Store in the refrigerator.

Mint Gimlet

  • Add ice to a cocktail shaker followed by the gin, mint simple syrup, and lime juice. Shake then strain into a chilled cocktail glass or Old Fashioned glass. Garnish with mint.