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The ultimate gin-based Easter cocktail? The Tom Collins

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Posted by , 15th April, 2017

With Easter just around the corner, BULLDOG Gin has exclusively created their take on a Tom Collins for you to make in the comfort of your own home with your beloved friends and family.

With a comeback of traditional cocktails, where the ingredients are expertly mixed to provide the best taste sensation with no distractions. Bulldog Gin has chosen to champion the signature Tom Collins for its refreshing taste and of course wide world reputation of being iconic, timeless and traditional. Ironically the perfect drink to sip on whilst taking part in your annual Easter rituals.

It has the perfect balance of flavours so no one element overwhelms the other. As we all may know this citrusy cocktail is seriously irresistible and will drive your taste buds wild.  It looks just as good as it tastes, and is an excellent sipper for any time of day and on any occasion. So hop along to try this invigorating sweet and refreshing cocktail.

The Tom Collins

If you fancy trying something new, we recommend Bulldog Gin (£18 £22, Waitrose). With its distinctive flavour and delicious taste, it has been quietly causing a stir on the gin scene with its British attitude, but you can use any gin for these delicious cocktails.

Ingredients:
2 parts Gin
1 part Freshly Pressed Lemon Juice
1 part Simple Syrup
3 parts Premium Soda Water

Method:
Shake first 3 ingredients with ice then pour over cubed ice in a Collins glass.
Top with premium soda water and garnish with a lemon twist and a maraschino cherry.

Garnish:

Lemon twist with a maraschino cherry

If you love cocktails and classic drinks, browse our Wine & Spirits category for the perfect weekend treat or click here to buy your very own bottle of Bulldog Gin

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