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Classic Bee's Knees Cocktail

Serves: 1

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Ingredients

Ice cubes
2 ounces gin
3/4 ounce fresh lemon juice
1/2 ounce honey simple syrup
Lemon peel, for garnish

Instructions

In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine the gin, lemon juice and simple syrup. Shake until chilled, about 30 seconds. Strain into a chilled coupe glass and garnish with the lemon peel. Serve.

Photo: Ramona King


About the recipe

This simple, Prohibition-era cocktail is, well, the bee's knees.

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