Tom Collins




Preptime: 2 minutes

Servings: 1

A Tom Collins is a classic cocktail made with gin, lemon juice, simple syrup, and sparkling water. Combine the gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup in a shaker with ice and shake until chilled. Strain into a highball glass filled with ice and top with sparkling water. Garnish with a lemon wedge or cherry for the perfect finishing touch. To make a Tom Collins, you'll need a highball glass, shaker, measuring cup or jigger, and strainer. It's a refreshing and easy-to-make drink that's perfect for any occasion.


  • Highball glass
  • Shaker
  • Jigger
  • Strainer
  • Bar Spoon


  • 6 cl Gin
  • 3 cl Lemon Juice
  • 1,5 cl Simple Syrup
  • Topped with Sparkling Water
  1. Add gin, lemon juice and simple syrup to a shaker
  2. Prepare highball and pour over ice-filled shaker
  3. Shake firmly for 15 seconds.
  4. Strain the drink into the glass
  5. Top with sparkling water
  6. Gently Stir to mix
  7. Garnish with a lime wedge and serve

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