Make a Tom Collins cocktail

Tom Collins drink recipe

El Tom Collins is one of drinks most famous in New York, emerged in this city in 1876, which makes him one of the most famous deans of an international bar that boasts of such.

In any case, if what you want is to enjoy this gin-based drink with light citrus and sweet touches, in the tranquility of your home and with the company you prefer, here is the recipe for make a Tom Collins cocktail in a homemade way. 


  • 2 ounces gin
  • 1 ounce of lemon juice
  • 1 splash of syrup
  • 1 lemon wedge
  • 1 cherry
  • Soda water
  • Ice


  • El Tom Collins It is a drink that can be prepared directly in the glass.
  • To do this, the first thing you should do is pour the gin into a tall glass (Collins type), and add the lemon juice and syrup.
  • Then add two or three ice cubes, and fill the glass with sparkling water.
  • If you want to give it a more sophisticated touch, you can decorate with a lemon wedge on the edge of the glass, and with the cherry inside the Tom Collins.

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