On June 17, 2020

Spirits to lift your spirits: The Bee’s Knees

The phrase “bee’s knees” was Prohibition-era slang for “the best.” This classic cocktail born from the Prohibition era combines gin, lemon, and honey.


2 oz gin

.75 oz fresh lemon juice

.75 oz raw honey syrup (2:1)

lemon twist garnish

Preparation: Combine ingredients in a mixing tin, add ice, shake, then double strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Add garnish.

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