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Here's How To Make A Bee's Knees Cocktail The Proper Way

A Prohibition Era cocktail made with Gin, fresh lemon juice, and honey. It is served shaken and chilled, often with a lemon twist. The name comes from prohibition-era slang meaning “the best.”

THIS COCKTAIL RECIPE IS SPONSORED BY THE BOTANIST ISLAY DRY GIN.

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BEE'S KNEES

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Prep: 2 min

Total: 2 min

Yield: 1 drink

INGREDIENTS

2 oz
(8 parts)

Gin

3/4 oz
(3 parts)

Lemon Juice

3/4 oz
(3 parts)

Honey

DIRECTIONS
  1. Shake with ice and strain into a chilled large cocktail glass
  2. Garnish with lemon peel

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