Put a twist on the classic Tom Collins with this delicious raspberry-infused cocktail. It’s the perfect balance of sweet and tart, with an extra kick from ginger beer.


  • 2 ounces vodka (we like <a href=”http://www.snowleopardvodka.co.uk/” target=”_blank”>Snow Leopard Vodka</a>)
  • 1 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  • 6raspberries, divided
  • 2 ounces ginger beer
  • Lime wheel, for garnish


  1. Place vodka, lemon juice, simple syrup, and 5 raspberries in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Double-strain through a fine mesh strainer into a Collins glass with fresh ice. Top with ginger beer and garnish with lime wheel and remaining raspberry.

Recipe created exclusively for Greatist by John McCarthy.