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How to Make the Bee’s Knees

Bee's Knees Cocktail
Bee's Knees Cocktail
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Bee's Knees

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

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!


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


  1. Add all of the ingredients to a shaker
  2. Add ice
  3. Shake, shake, shake
  4. Strain into a coupe

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:


Amount Per Serving: Calories: 416Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 56mgCarbohydrates: 76gFiber: 0gSugar: 53gProtein: 0g

The information shown is an estimate provided by an online nutrition calculator. It should not be considered a substitute for a professional nutritionist’s advice.

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