My aunt, with whom I made the beautiful and delicious watermelon cocktails I last year, sent along a picture of an equally attractive cocktail she made for some friends last week. It’s a fancier Tom Collins, with lemonade and fresh grape ice spheres ice spheres and a mint garnish. Lovely, aren’t they?
Fancy Tom Collins
For 4 cocktails:
- 1 cup of gin
- 6 tablespoons lemon juice
- 4 tablespoons simple syrup
- Champagne or club soda
sphere ice cubes:
- not too sweet lemonade with 4 plump red grapes per sphere
Place lemonade grape spheres in each of 4 pre-chilled martini glasses.
Shake cocktail mixture with ice. Pour over lemon ice spheres.
Top with champagne or club soda. Garnish with mint.
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