If you haven’t met Tom Collins (the cocktail of course!), you’re missing out. Refreshing but not too sweet, it’s obvious why the classic Tom Collins cocktail has stood the test of time and continues to be a favorite. Sparkling lemonade for adults with citrusy notes and fizz that are thirst-questing and straight-up delicious!
Can you believe this cocktail has celebrated close to 150 birthdays? Although getting older, the Tom Collins drink isn’t losing any of its popularity. Refreshing and full of zest, Tom Collins cocktail is the perfect beverage to enjoy on a warm day.
Tom Collins Recipe
Tom Collins ingredients combine to create a medley that tastes like sunshine! Fill a glass with ice. Pour in the gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup. Top with soda water and stir. Garnish and serve.
How to Make a Tom Collins Drink
- Fill a glass with ice
- Add gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup
- Top with soda water and gently stir
- Garnish with a lemon slice and cherry
How to Serve
A Tom Collins drink can be served in – you guessed it – a Collins glass! Its ingredients are added to a glass full of ice, which highlights the refreshing flavor and ambiance of the cocktail. A slice of lemon and cherry make the perfect garnish before serving or enjoying for yourself.
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- 2 ounces gin
- 1/2 ounce simple syrup
- 1 ounce lemon juice
- 2 ounces soda water
- Fill a glass with ice.
- Pour in the gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup.
- Top with soda water and stir.
- Garnish and enjoy.