This balanced cocktail features just the right amount of citrus to create a drink that’s not too sweet and not too sour.
Serves: 2Prep: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutes
- 4 ounces gin or vodka
- 1 1⁄2 ounces lime juice or 3 oz. lime cordial
- 1 1⁄2 ounces simple syrup, omit if using lime cordial
- Lime slices, for garnish
- In cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine gin, lime juice and simple syrup.
- Shake vigorously; strain into two cocktail glass. Garnish with lime slices.