Serve inCollins glass
Orange slice & Luxardo Maraschino cherry on stick (sail)
How to make:
SHAKE first 3 ingredients with ice & strain into ice-filled glass. TOP with soda.
|2 fl oz||Rutte Old Simon Genever|
|5/6 fl oz||Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)|
|1/2 fl oz||Sugar syrup (65.0°brix, 2 sugar to 1 water rich syrup)|
|1 2/3 fl oz||Soda (club soda) water|
Some say the John/Tom Collins was originally made with genever. So is this the original, or an adaptation on the Tom Collins? We will probably never know, but it tastes great.
For the full story behind the origins of the Collins and its many variations see our Collins page.