Definitions for tom collins
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an iced drink of gin, lemon or lime juice, sugar, and soda.
Origin of Tom Collins:
1880–90; said to have been named after its inventor
collins, Tom Collins(noun)
tall iced drink of liquor (usually gin) with fruit juice
A cocktail containing containing gin, lemon juice, sugar, and a splash of soda.
The Tom Collins is a Collins cocktail made from gin, lemon juice, sugar and carbonated water. First memorialized in writing in 1876 by "the father of American mixology" Jerry Thomas, this "gin and sparkling lemonade" drink typically is served in a Collins glass over ice.
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