What does this classic gin-and-lime cocktail have to do with British sailors and scurvy? Master mixologist and Liquor.com advisory board member Simon Ford explains, and shows you how to make one.
Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into a chilled cocktail glass or an Old Fashioned glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with a lime wheel.
(You can substitute 1 oz lime cordial, such as Rose’s Lime Juice, for both the lime juice and simple syrup.)
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