A small coupe glass filled with a lime cocktail with a wheel of lime and sprig of mint

Gimlet mocktail

  • serves 1
  • Easy

This non-alcoholic gimlet is bursting with zingy lime and fresh mint for a refreshing, booze-free tipple

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Ingredients

LIME AND MINT SYRUP

  • limes 2, zested and juiced
  • mint a small handful, leaves torn
  • caster sugar 75g

LIME AND MINT GIMLET

  • non-alcoholic gin 50ml
  • lime and mint syrup 25ml
  • lime juice 25ml
  • lime wheel and mint sprig to garnish

Method

  • Step 1

    To make the syrup, put the lime zest and juice, mint and sugar, into a small pan and heat gently until the sugar dissolves. Bubble for 1-2 minutes or until the mixture becomes a little syrupy. Cool and store in a sterilised jar. This will make more than you need but will keep, chilled, for a week.

  • Step 2

    To make the sour, put all of the ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake well until the outside of the shaker feels very cold. Strain into a chilled coupe glass and garnish with a lime wheel and a sprig of mint.

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