Friday, September 3, 2010

John Colllins

John Collins

Makes 1 drink.

This is a brother drink of Comrade Collins. Their older, well-known brother is Tom Collins. If you like citrus flavors, you will love the Collins boys. To keep things straight: Tom=Gin; John=Rye Whiskey; Juan=Tequila; Comrade=Vodka.
Source: Maran Illustrated Bartending

1-1/2 oz. rye whiskey
2 oz. lime juice
1/4 oz. simple syrup
1 oz. club soda
1 lime wedge

Fill a highball glass with ice cubes.
Add the rye whiskey, lime juice, and simple syrup to the glass.
Top the drink with club soda, garnish with a lime wedge, and stir the drink.


  1. No mention of your favorite Collins boys?? Will and Sam? What are they made of? :D

  2. frogs, and snails, and puppy dog tails! that's what little boys are made of ;)