The Bee's Knees Cocktail | recipe, gin, easy, honey, honey syrup, lemon, drink |

The Bee’s Knees and ‘Honey’ by Trace

  • Author: Ellie
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Total Time: 5 mins
  • Yield: 2 cocktails 1x
  • Category: Drinks



For two cocktails:

  • 4 ounces gin
  • 1 1/2 ounces honey syrup
  • 1 ounce fresh squeezed lemon juice

For the honey syrup:

  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1/2 cup water


  1. Make the honey syrup: Dissolve honey into water over low heat in a small pot. Let cool and store in a glass container.
  2. Make the cocktails: Add gin, honey syrup, and lemon juice to a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake well.
  3. Strain into two glasses with ice.