The Bee’s Knee’s is a Prohibition-era cocktail featuring gin, lemon juice, and honey. This refreshing gin sour summer cocktail is cool and bright. The phrase “bee’s knees” was popular slang in those days and was used to refer to something that was excellent or outstanding.
The Bee’s Knee’s
Published on August 5, 2021 | By surleplat |
Next pour the gin, freshly squeezed lemon, and honey syrup into the cocktail shaker, add ice and shake for about 30 seconds to chill and blend the liquids. Pour the drink into a chilled martini glass and garnish with a twist of lemon. It’s the bee’s knees!
- Prep Time
- 2 oz dry gin
- 1 oz lemon juice
- 1/2 oz honey syrup
- lemon twist