This is just a fancy Gin Sour, swapping out the simple syrup for orange liqueur. This is named after Sir Thomas Desmond Gimlette, a doctor for the British Royal Navy and, sometime in the 1920s, thought to mix lime juice with gin to help the “medicinal” gin go down better. Who wants to be sober on a boat?
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