Tom Collins Cocktail

Tom Collins Cocktail

The Tom Collins is a Collins cocktail made from gin, lemon juice, sugar and carbonated water. First memorialised in writing in 1876 by “the father of American mixology” Jerry Thomas,

  • 2 oz Gin
  • 1 oz Lemon Juice
  • 1 oz Sugar Syrup
  • 3 oz Club Soda
  • 1 Maraschino Cherry
  • 1 slice Orange
  1. In a cocktail shaker with ice add gin, lemon juice and sugar.
  2. Shake well and strain into a Collins glass with ice.
  3. Add club soda and stir.
  4. Garnish with a cherry and orange slice.