John Collins

St Patty's Day Cocktails: John Collins
A riff on the classic Tom Collins cocktail, this drink gets a dose of whiskey instead of the traditional gin. Pour over a tall glass of ice, then garnish with a lemon wedge. Get the recipe:John Collins. Photo: Wendy Granger
Hands On Time:
5 mins
Total Time:
5 mins
1 drink


  • 2 ounces Irish whiskey

  • ½ ounce simple syrup

  • 1 ounce lemon juice

  • 3 ounces club soda

  • Lemon wedge, for garnish


  1. Add the whiskey, lemon juice, and simple syrup to an ice-filled collins glass. Top with soda and stir to combine. Garnish with lemon.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

190 Calories
1g Carbs
Nutrition Facts
Calories 190
% Daily Value *
Sodium 20mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 1g 0%
Total Sugars 9g
Calcium 6mg 0%

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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