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Enjoy The Tom Collins With a Coconut Twist This Summer

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We all love a good Tom Collins cocktail but what about a Coconut Tom Collins?

With summer around the corner, all we can think of is tropical climate and a holiday destination and what goes hand-in-hand with that other than a refreshing coconut cocktail?

The Tom Collins is perhaps the ultimate highball and one of history’s most enduring cocktails. Originally made with Old Tom gin, this drink works well with both a good London Dry too.

One of its key ingredients is fresh juice which usually dictates that the cocktail should be shaken. It also tends to be served in an ice-filled highball glass which arguably leads to a better integrated cocktail.

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Ingredients

Method

  1. Shake the gin, syrup and juice with ice until chilled – for about 15 seconds.
  2. Strain into an ice-filled highball glass.
  3. Top with your choice of premium tonic.
  4. Garnish with lemon wedge
  5. Enjoy your Coconut Tom Collins

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