Classic Tom Collins

Recette de cocktail - Monsieur Cocktail - Patrice Plante -  Tom Collins
Ingredients :

1 ½ oz (45 ml) Old Tom gin or gin (woody/spicy/floral)

½ oz (15 ml) simple or cane syrup

¾ oz (23 ml) lemon juice

3 oz (90 ml) sparkling water

Lemon wedge (for garnish)

Preparation :

Add the ingredients to a tall glass, except the sparkling water, and fill with ice.

Stir with a chopstick or bar spoon until your fingers get cold.

Top with sparkling water.

Garnish with a slice of lemon.

About our Classic Tom Collins

The mid 1800s. Old Tom, a kind of gin. A waiter nicknamed Collins at Limmer's Old House, London. Or, a hoax of the same name. In the end, one of the most beautiful and simple cocktails in history was born.