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Step into the world of timeless sophistication with the Tom Collins cocktail - a classic libation that has stood the test of time and continues to charm cocktail enthusiasts with its refreshing simplicity. This iconic drink showcases the perfect marriage of gin, simple syrup, and freshly squeezed lemon juice, topped with club soda, creating a sparkling and effervescent masterpiece. Picture the inviting colors of this cocktail - a pale golden hue that mirrors the lively and citrusy nature of its ingredients. Join us as we unveil the secrets to crafting the Tom Collins, a perfect choice for those who appreciate a refined and timeless beverage that effortlessly balances sweetness, tartness, and effervescence.

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  1. Fill a Collins glass with ice cubes to chill.
  2. In a cocktail shaker, combine gin, freshly squeezed lemon juice, and simple syrup.
  3. Fill the shaker with ice and shake vigorously for about 10-15 seconds to chill the mixture.
  4. Strain the cocktail into the chilled Collins glass, and top off with club soda, gently stirring to combine.
  5. Garnish with a lemon slice and a maraschino cherry for a pop of color and flavor(optional).

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