How to Make a Bee’s Knees

How to Cocktail: Bee’s Knees

The Bee’s Knees is made with gin, honey and lemon juice. Get buzzed with top mixologist Jamie Gordon as he shows us how to make this flavorful classic.


  • 2 oz Beefeater Gin
  • .75 oz Fresh lemon juice
  • .5 oz Honey syrup (one part honey, one part water)
  • Garnish:Lemon twist
  • Glass:Cocktail

Add all ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a lemon twist.

  1 Comment.


  • alec.bb38d50 posted 2 years ago

    Just a little tip: Swap the honeysyrup with a sweet mead - then it's perfect, even as you need about 1oz of it. :)

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