How to make a Gimlet Cocktail

How to Cocktail: Gimlet.
What does this classic gin-and-lime cocktail have to do with British sailors and scurvy? Master mixologist and advisory board member Simon Ford explains, and shows you how to make one.


2.5 oz Gin
.5 oz Lime juice
.5 oz Simple syrup (one part sugar, one part water)
Garnish: Lime wheel
Glass: Cocktail or Old Fashioned