Fizzy Bees Knees Cocktail with Thyme Honey Syrup
A fizzy spin on a classic gin drink, this bees knees cocktail with honey thyme syrup and soda water is a refreshingly light treat!
Recipe type: Drinks
Cuisine: Gluten-Free, Vegetarian
Serves: 1 drink
Thyme Honey Syrup
  • 1 cup honey
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 bunch thyme
Fizzy Bees Knees Cocktail
  • ¾ ounce freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • ¾ ounce honey-thyme simple syrup
  • 1½ oz gin (Tanqueray gin suggested)
  • soda water
  • ice
Thyme Honey Syrup
  1. Heat honey and water until simmering. Remove from heat stir in thyme sprigs. Let steep and cool overnight.
  2. Strain thyme from honey syrup and store in airtight glass container in the refrigerator.
Fizzy Bees Knees Cocktail
  1. Add all cocktail ingredients EXCEPT soda water into a shaker.
  2. Cap shaker and shake, shake, shake!
  3. Fill glass with ice.
  4. Pour mixture over ice and top with a splash of soda water.
  5. Garnish with a lemon slice and thyme sprig.
  6. ENJOY!!
Recipe by The Eclectic Kitchen - Crystal Cartier at