Discover the Magic of the Tom Collins Cocktail - Gin Bruni Collins

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Discover the Magic of the Tom Collins Cocktail

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Welcome, cocktail enthusiasts! Today we delve into the fascinating world of the Tom Collins cocktail, a delicious and refreshing drink that has captivated gin lovers for generations. Join us on this journey as we explore the history behind this iconic cocktail, share the perfect recipe, and give you some tips to enjoy it to the fullest.

History of the Tom Collins Cocktail

The Tom Collins cocktail has its roots in the 19th century, when it was known as “The John Collins.” It is said to have been created in either London or New York, but its popularity quickly spread around the world. Over time, the name evolved into “Tom Collins,” becoming a timeless classic in the cocktail scene.

Tom Collins Cocktail Recipe

To prepare a delicious Tom Collins, you will need the following ingredients:

  • 60 ml of Bruni gin
  • 30 ml of lemon juice
  • 20 ml of sugar syrup
  • Soda water or sparkling water
  • Ice
  • Lemon slice for garnish
  1. In a tall glass, add the Bruni gin, lemon juice, and sugar syrup.
  2. Add ice to fill the glass and stir gently.
  3. Top up with soda water or sparkling water and stir again.
  4. Garnish with a lemon slice and a straw. Ready to enjoy!

Tips for Enjoying Your Tom Collins with Gin Bruni

For an optimal experience, we recommend following these tips:

  • Serve your Tom Collins in a tall glass with freshly crushed ice to keep it cool and delicious.
  • Experiment with different gins, such as our premium Bruni gin, to give your cocktail a unique touch.
  • Garnish with a fresh lemon slice and a maraschino cherry for an extra touch of sophistication.

Creative Variations of the Tom Collins

Would you like to give your Tom Collins a unique twist? Try these creative variations that are sure to surprise your guests:

  • Strawberry Tom Collins: Add strawberry puree to the classic Tom Collins for a sweet and fruity touch.
  • Cucumber Tom Collins: Add cucumber slices to the glass before topping up with soda for a refreshing and revitalising flavour.
  • Lavender Tom Collins: Infuse the gin with lavender flowers before preparing the cocktail for a floral and elegant aroma.

Feel free to experiment with different ingredients and create your personalised version of the Tom Collins!

Now that you know the recipes for preparing the classic Tom Collins and its creative variations, it’s time to get to work and surprise your friends with these delicious cocktails. Don’t wait any longer to enjoy unforgettable moments with Bruni Collins gin!

Discover more about our recipes and exclusive events on our Gin Bruni recipe page. Immerse yourself in a unique flavour experience and enjoy the best cocktails with premium Bruni Collins gin. Cheers and bon appétit!