Gin Rickey Cocktail

Gin Rickey Cocktail

  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook Time:
  • Total: 5 min
  • Serving: 1 Serving

One of the first “Rickey” cocktails to ever be made, this gin-based drink is named after former member of congress Joe Rickey.


  • 1-1/2 ounces gin
  • 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice
  • Ice
  • Cold club soda
  • Wedge of lime


  1. Place a highball cocktail glass in the freezer for 5 minutes to chill.
  2. Pour the gin and the lime juice into the prepared glass filled with ice, and then top with club soda to fill.
  3. Rub the lime wedge around the rim of the glass, squeeze the juice into the mixture and then drop the wedge into the glass. Serve immediately.

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