Bee’s Knees

By: Hannah Lee Leidy
Visit Florida and try a Bee's Knees cocktail

Daytona Beach draws food and drink lovers to Florida, especially with it Daytona Beach Ale Trail. However, beyond the beer, restaurants and bars curate top-tier cocktail programs. The Bee’s Knees cocktail garners attention as a Daytona Beach favorite. Sweet and refreshing, it makes an appearance on the menus at both 31 Supper Club and the Ormand Beach Restaurant & Bar.

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  • 1/4 cup local honey
  • 1 tablespoon dried lavender buds
  • 2 ounces Hendrick’s gin
  • 1 ounce freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • Lemon wheel, garnish
  1. Make a honey syrup by combining honey and lavender with 1/4 cup hot water. Let steep for 30 minutes, then strain.
  2. In a cocktail tin, combine gin, lemon juice, and 1 ounce honey syrup with ice. Shake vigorously, then strain over a large ice cube in a rocks glass. Garnish with a lemon wheel.
  • From 31 Supper Club and Ormond Beach Restaurant & Bar, Ormond Beach, Florida

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