How to Make an Ivy Gimlet

By LeafTV Editor

How to Make an Ivy Gimlet. The Ivy is one of the hottest restaurants in Los Angeles, a "who's who" hotspot which attracts celebrities and paparazzi alike. They are famous for their Ivy Gimlet drink. Here is the recipe for this celebration libation.

Step 1

Crush the mint leaves in your shaker (or bar glass) with the pestle.

Step 2

Combine ice, 1 shot vodka, 1/2 shot simple syrup and a dash of lime juice into the shaker.

Step 3

Cap your shaker and give it a good shaking for about 15 seconds.

Step 4

Pour the drink into a chilled martini glass.

Step 5

Garnish the drink with a fresh mint sprig. Serve, relax and enjoy. In just a few quick steps, you have learned how to make the Ivy Gimlet recipe at home. But watch out, the paparazzi might be right outside your door.