Summer has officially started, and let’s be honest, after the past few months, I’m guessing that we’re all VERY much ready for a change in season. So what better than to mix up a refreshing summer cocktail like the oh-so-popular Bee’s Knees? In case you missed the Instagram post, here’s a clip of my husband’s tutorial…. CHEERS to summer, everyone!


Bee’s Knees Cocktail

A light, refreshing summer cocktail

  • Author: Becky Hixen
  • Prep Time: 5 min
  • Cook Time: 0 min
  • Total Time: 5 min
  • Yield: 2 cocktails 1x
  • Category: Happy Hour
  • Cuisine: Beverage


  • 4 oz gin (we prefer Watershed!)
  • 1/2 oz fresh squeezed lemon juice
  • Honey syrup (add 1/2 honey and 1/2 cup water to a small saucepan over medium heat)
  • Lemon peel garnish


See video tutorial below.