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 Barr Hill Gin
- .75 oz Lemon Juice
- .75 oz Honey Syrup (2:1)
- Lemon for garnish
- Lavender (optional added garnish)
To a shaker filled with ice, add gin, lemon juice, honey syrup, and shake vigorously. Pour into a chilled cocktail glass. Add garnish.
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