Bees Knees

By Will Shenton - https://bevvy.co/cocktail/bees-knees/visy, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=55005574

A Prohibition Era invention, it is rumored that the application of honey, simple syrup, and lemon were intended to mask the less-than-ideal flavor profile of homemade gin. But time has proven that even with the finest gins available today, the combination is a timeless one that is perfect on a sunny day.

  • Base Spirit Gin
  • Preparation Shaken
  • Flavor Citrusy / Refreshing
  • Served Up
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Bees Knees
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  1. Combine ingredients in a tin with ice and shake.
  2. Double strain into a coupe glass.
  3. Garnish with lemon twist.
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