Where: The Raines Law Room
Neighborhood: Flatiron
Address48 West 17th St.
Bartender Says: "The Southside Rickey is a carbonated version of the Southside cocktail, which has been around since the 1920s. It's a cocktail that changes people's minds on gin cocktails because it's so crisp and refreshing." —Meaghan Dorman, Head Bartender


1 oz. fresh lime juice
.75 oz. simple syrup
2 oz. London dry gin
4-5 mint leaves

Slap 4-5 mint leaves to make them more fragrant. Combine all ingredients in a shaker, and shake with ice. Strain into Collins glass over fresh ice and top with club soda. Garnish with a lime wedge.