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
- In a cocktail shaker with ice add gin, lemon juice and sugar.
- Shake well and strain into a Collins glass with ice.
- Add club soda and stir.
- Garnish with a cherry and orange slice.