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How to Make the Bee’s Knees

Bee's Knees Cocktail

Bee’s Knees

In the 1920's, anything fabulous was known as "the bee's knees." A play on words, this classic Gin Sour cocktail substitutes the sugar syrup for honey!
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Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Course Cocktails
Cuisine British
Servings 1
Calories 416 kcal


  • 2 ounces gin
  • 3/4 ounce honey syrup 1:1 water to honey
  • 1/2 ounce freshly squeezed lemon juice


  • Add all of the ingredients to a shaker
  • Add ice
  • Shake, shake, shake
  • Strain into a coupe


Serving: 1gCalories: 416kcalCarbohydrates: 76gSodium: 56mgSugar: 53g
Keyword bee’s knees, Bee’s Knees cocktail
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