How To Make A Proper Gin Shot

Get the party started or keep it going with gins shot with lime. Gin drinkers can pick a favourite or opt for a cheaper option. A more refined gin will make for a smoother shot, but they go down just as well with a cheaper version. Don’t reach for the bottled juice when it comes to the lime. It’s the key to this shooters sucess.


  • 4 ounces gin (120ml / 2 shots)
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • juice of half a lime
  • Ice


  1. Add a good amount of ice to your shaker, then add in the other ingredients.
  2. Shake for one to two minutes until the ingredients are combined and the gin is icy cold.
  3. Pour into shot glasses and garnish with a slice of lime.