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Tom Collins Cocktail

Tom Collins Cocktail


  • Author: Lindsey Bell
  • Yield: 1 drink
  • Category: Cocktails

Description

Tom Collins is perhaps the ultimate highball and one of history’s most enduring cocktails.


Ingredients

  • 2 ounces Old Tom or London Dry gin
  • 1 ounce simple syrup
  • ¾ ounce lemon juice
  • Soda water
  • Lemon wedge, for garnish
  • Cocktail cherry, for garnish

Instructions

Shake gin, syrup and juice with ice until chilled, about 15 seconds. Strain into an ice-filled highball. Top with soda water. Garnish with lemon wheel or wedge and a cherry.