About Erica Duecy

Erica Duecy

Erica Duecy is the founder of the cocktail blog Storied Sips and the author of a book by the same name, Storied Sips. She’s also the deputy editor of Fodor’s Travel website and the wine & spirits editor for the luxury alpine travel magazine SNOW. She serves as a judge for the James Beard Journalism Awards and holds an Advanced Certificate from the London-based Wine & Spirits Education Trust. Duecy has written for the New York Times and Food & Wine, among others, and often speaks about cocktail history at events, including Tales of the Cocktail and the Manhattan Cocktail Classic. @ericaduecy

A glass of Tom Collins with a lemon twist, an old photograph, and a Tom Collins pamphlet.

Tom Collins

This gin-spiked sparkling lemonade is perfect for sweltering summer afternoons. And, fittingly, it couldn’t be easier to toss together.