Did You Know Your Favorite Gin Cocktail Was a Hoax?

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Long before Instagram and Fortnite, people of New York were bored out of their minds so they came up with a prank. And this is how one of the most popular Gin cocktails - Tom Collins - was born. Watch the video about its history and try to find “Tom Collins” - we’ve been looking for him all day!

How to make the Tom Collins cocktail?


- 2 oz Old Tom Gin
- 1 oz fresh lemon juice
- 1/2 oz simple syrup
- Soda water
- Ice
- Lemon wheel, to garnish
- Maraschino cherry, to garnish

How to?

1. Put Gin, lemon juice and syrup into a Collins glass.
2. Fill the glass with ice, top with soda water and stir.
3. Garnish with a cherry and lemon.


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