Tom Collins

The Tom Collins is truly an old favourite Gin based cocktail. It is a tall and refreshing gin sour that can be enjoyed almost anywhere. The recipe is simple to follow and doesn’t call for a lot in terms of ingredients. Beyond the obvious inclusion of Gin, you will need lemon juice syrup and club soda.  A worldwide go to GIN Fav!

What you'll need:

  • 60ml GIN 
  • 30ml Lemon Juice
  • 1tsp Caster sugar or syrup
  • Ice
  • Soda water to top

How to make it:

  1. Pour the Gin, Lemon Juice and caster sugar into a tall glass tumbler with ice cubes.
  2. Stir thoroughly
  3. Top the glass off with club soda
  4. Garnish with Orange or Lemons slice topped with a cherry.
If you prefer to shake the gin, juice and syrup first before straining it into the glass with a bed of fresh ice, you can use a cocktail shaker.


Tom Collins