The gin fizz is a classic mixed drink, similar to a Tom Collings, and one a number of other "fizz" cocktails. The addition of the egg white creates a silver fizz and gives a luscious mouthfeel and frothy top.
Gin Fizz Cocktail Recipe
2 oz of gin
1 oz of lemon juice, freshly squeezed
¾ oz of simple syrup
1 egg white
1 oz of Club soda (to top)
Pour the gin, lemon juice, simple syrup and egg white into a cocktail shaker and dry-shake (without ice) for about 10-15 seconds. Then add ice cubes and shake until chilled. Double-strain into a chilled Collins glass and top with club soda.