The Gimlet was originally conceived when sailors in the British navy combined their rations of gin and lime juice as a remedy for avoiding scurvy.
Ginger – 1 3/4 ounces
Lime Juice – 1 1/4 ounces
1. Stir the gin and lime juice in a mixing glass with ice.
2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
3. Squeeze the lime wedge into the drink.