Tom Collins

Description
Gin, Club soda, Lemon juice, Simple syrup
Ingredients
2 12ozGin
1ozLemon juice
34ozSimple syrup
4ozClub soda (to top)
Instructions
Shake all but club soda, strain into ice-filled collins glass, top with soda
Notes
Highly recommended for those seeking a refreshing drink without a strong alcohol flavor. Nice addition: float lemon bitters on top.
Cocktail summary
Yield
Drink
Year1876
Created byJerry Thomas, The Bartenders Guide.
Referencehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_Collins
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Dan on 11/12/2010
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For less dilution, can be made by building on the rocks with a quick stir. (4 stars)

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