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Bitter Lime Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Bitter Lime, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Lemon Gin, Gatorade, or Lime Juice, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Bitter Lime Cocktail Description

The Bitter Lime falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Cocktail glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

The Bitter lime is not just a cocktail, it’s an art form. With 3 ingredients including Lemon gin, Gatorade, Lime juice, it invites you into a world of exquisite flavors and textures. This cocktail stands as a symbol of creativity and sophistication. Enjoy similar experiences with cocktails like Blue Tahoe, Carolina Kamikaze, Gold Record.

Bitter Lime Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Bitter Lime, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 2 oz Lemon gin (Seagrams)
  • 4 oz Gatorade lemon-lime
  • 2 tblsp Lime juice
  • 59 ml Lemon gin (Seagrams)
  • 1.18 dl Gatorade lemon-lime
  • 30 ml Lime juice

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Bitter lime Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Bitter Lime cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by carefully combining the following ingredients: 2 oz Lemon gin (Seagrams), 4 oz Gatorade lemon-lime, 2 tblsp Lime juice. Once blended to perfection, pour into the cocktail glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Bitter Lime Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
300.0 0.0 75.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Bitter Lime are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Bitter Lime Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Lemon Gin, Gatorade, and Lime Juice.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Bitter Lime.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Bitter Lime cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Lemon Gin 5 times 0.03%
Gatorade 4 times 0.02%
Lime Juice 1003 times 6.13%

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Bitter Lime FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Bitter Lime Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Bitter Lime.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Bitter Lime?
  • A: The ingredients include Lemon Gin, Gatorade, and Lime Juice, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Bitter Lime cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Cocktail glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 1145 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 7.00% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Bitter Lime cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Bitter Lime is the perfect addition to any occasion.