Bee's Knees

'That was amazing. One could even say that's the bee's knees!' Being from 'The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks,' 1948, its our duty to bring back this termonology. After all it's the bee's knees. What does it taste like you ask? Well imagine if a bee were wading in honey. And then you suckeled the honey off of his knees.


  • 2 shots Tanqueray® London Dry™ Gin
  • 3 spoons Honey Syrup
  • 1 shots Lemon Juice
  • 1 shot Orange Juice


orange zest twist


Stir honey with gin in shaker until honey disolves. Add other ingredients and shake with ice and fine strain into a chilled martini glass.


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