John Collins Recipe

The John Collins is a classic ‘Collins’ style cocktail with the use of whiskey, rather than gin like the Tom Collins. The drink has a sweet and refreshing flavor.


2 oz Bourbon
1 oz Lemon juice
1 tsp superfine Sugar
3 oz Club soda
1 Maraschino cherry
1 Orange slice

Preparation: How to make a John Collins

  • In a shaker half-filled with ice cubes, combine the bourbon, lemon juice, and sugar. Shake well. Strain into a collins glass almost filled with ice cubes. Add the club soda. Stir and garnish with the cherry and the orange slice.