Tom Collins RecipeOriginally this early 19th century cocktail was known as John Collins. Later it was renamed Tom Collins as it was commonly made with the 'Old Tom' brand of Gin.
Half fill a highball glass with crushed ice. Pour in the gin and lemon juice, add a teaspoon of sugar and stir until dissolved. Fill the glass with soda water, a slice of lemon and garnish with two straws.
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