John Collins

Description
Genever, Soda water, Lemon, Simple syrup
Ingredients
2ozGenever
12 Lemon (About 3/4 oz of juice)
14ozSimple syrup (or powdered sugar)
4ozSoda water
Instructions
Shake all but soda water, strain over ice in a Collins, top with soda. Alternately, build in glass and give a quick stir.
Notes
A couple dashes of bitters can be a nice addition to this drink. A barspoon of Maraschino is an Improvement.
Cocktail summary
Yield
Drink
Year1830s
AuthenticityAuthentic recipe
Referencehttp://savoystomp.com/2011/05/23/john-collins/
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DrunkLab on 04/17/2013

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