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The Tom Collins was created in the late 1800s and is said to have been named after a widespread practical joke that swept the country. This cocktail, however, is no joke.

Recipe Summary

prep:
5 mins
total:
5 mins
Servings:
1
Yield:
1 cocktail
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Ingredients

1
Original recipe yields 1 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Fill a Collins glass with 1 1/2 cups ice; set aside in the freezer.

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  • Combine gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker. Add 1 cup ice, cover, and shake until chilled.

  • Strain into the chilled Collins glass. Top with club soda and garnish with lemon wedge.

Nutrition Facts

191 calories; protein 0.2g; carbohydrates 12.8g; sodium 3.9mg. Full Nutrition
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