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Foodie Fridays: Cheers!

By Primal Primos @PrimalPrimos

Happy Friday!  We’ve had a very busy week here at Gourmet Celebrations and hope your week has been just as great.  Here is a refreshing cocktail that features a unique combination lemon and thyme, perfect for a Spring get-together.  Cheers!

Limoncello Gimlet with Grilled Thyme

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Serves 1

Meal type Beverage


  • 2 sprigs Fresh Thyme
  • 1/2oz Fresh Lime Juice
  • 1 1/2oz Gin
  • 1/2oz Limoncello


Substitute fresh rosemary or chopped basil (not grilled) for other, interesting flavor combinations.

Substitute lemon zest, simple syrup and vodka for the limoncello.


Step 1

Prepare grill for direct cooking over medium-heat. Grill thyme sprigs until fragrant and lightly charred (about 15 seconds).

Step 2

In a cocktail shaker, gently muddle the grilled thyme with lime juice.

Step 3

Add gin and limoncello, ice and stir well.

Step 4

Strain into rocks glasses filled with fresh ice and garnish with thyme. Enjoy!

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Original recipe courtesy of Fine Cooking

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