Tom Collins

Gin, lemonade, and fresh lemon combine to create this classic sweet-and-sour cocktail.


  • 1 ounce (30 ml) gin
  • 1/4 cup (60 ml) lemonade
  • 1/3 cup (67 g) granulated sugar or other sweetener, to taste
  • 1/2 cup (120 ml) water
  • 1/2 (21 g) lemon, peeled
  • 1/2 cup (120 ml) ice cubes
  • Club soda


  1. Place all ingredients into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
  2. Select Variable 1.
  3. Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to Variable 10, then to High.
  4. Blend for 30 seconds or until desired consistency is reached.
  5. Pour into a glass and fill with club soda. Serve immediately.

This recipe has been written for the C-Series machines with Variable Speed control and Standard 64-ounce container. If you are using a different Vitamix machine or container size, you may need to make adjustments to the Variable Speed, processing time, and/or ingredient quantities.