The Daily Cocktail
The Richmond Gimlet
A Modern Classic
2 oz Tanqueray No. 10 gin 1 oz fresh lime juice 1 oz simple syrup large sprig mint
Shake ingredients well over ice and strain into a chilled 9-ounce cocktail glass. No garnish, it's creator says "It's so perfect it doesn't need one."
Created by Jeffrey Morgenthaler in 2001. He modestly calls it one of the best summer drinks ever.
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