2 1⁄2 oz Gin
3⁄4 oz Simple syrup
4 oz Club soda (to top)
Instructions

Shake all but club soda, strain into ice-filled collins glass, top with soda

Notes

Highly recommended for those seeking a refreshing drink without a strong alcohol flavor. Nice addition: float lemon bitters on top.

Cocktail summary
Posted by Dan on 11/12/2010
Created by
Jerry Thomas, The Bartenders Guide.
Year
1876
Is of
unknown authenticity
Curator
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Average
4 stars
(32 ratings)
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  • Refreshing, classic, simple. — ★★★★★
  • Your best friend on a summer day. Not bad in the winter either. Classic for a reason. — ★★★★
  • Sometimes simple ideas are the best ideas. — ★★★★
  • For less dilution, can be made by building on the rocks with a quick stir. — ★★★★
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