Orange Gimlet

The Gimlet is a classic sour cocktail served in a traditional a coup glass which is similar in shape to a espresso martini glass but smaller with a shorter stem. Because this cocktail is classified as a gin sour you could skip the simple syrup but if you like a more balanced drink then you will care about using the simple syrup to keep the of sour lime in check. Add a dash of Campari for colour.



  • Fill cocktail shaker with crushed ice.
  • Add Gin, Juice, Syrup and Campari
  • Shake well until cold then strain into a chilled coup glass.
  • Garnish with orange peel
  • Serve and enjoy!

Option: To strong- add a splash of soda water and orange slices to the drink.


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