Classic Vodka Gimlet


The quickest method we know for preparing a sweet, tart, and refreshing vodka gimlet.

Prep Time:
5 mins
Active Time:
5 mins
Total Time:
5 mins

Famed Italian mixologist Vincenzo Marianella gives this classic vodka gimlet recipe its signature sweet-tart edge with the help of Rose's lime juice. By swapping out fresh lime juice and simple syrup with this easy-to-find bottled ingredient, Vincenzo turns an already simple cocktail into one of the quickest to prepare.


  • 2 ounces vodka

  • Ice

  • 1 ounce Rose's lime juice

  • Lime wedge, for garnish


  1. Fill cocktail shaker with ice. Add vodka and Rose's lime juice and shake for 10 seconds.

  2. Strain into a martini or old-fashioned glass. Garnish with lime wedge.

    A vodka gimlet, served up in a martini glass and garnished with a lime wedge.
    Abby Hocking
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