Low-Carb Diets Low-Carb Tom Collins Share Pin Email Tom Collins. Photo © Ivan Mateev Low-Carb Diets Low-Carb Recipes Alcoholic Beverages Breads and Cakes Breakfasts Soups Low-Carb Beverages Sauces and Marinades Salad Recipes Pizza Appetizers and Dips Vegetable Dishes View All Basics Food Lists Carb Counts for Common Foods Low-Carb Cooking Tips for Dining Out Nutrition Side Dishes Desserts Product Reviews Atkins Diet Information Menu Help Main Dishes Recipes Snacks Popular Diet Plans Glossary View All By Laura Dolson Updated December 10, 2014 Prep Time2 min Total Time2 min Tom Collins drinks are usually made with a pre-made mixer which contains a fair amount of sugar. Don't let that keep you from enjoying this refreshing drink. A Vodka Collins is exactly the same thing, only using vodka instead of gin. This drink is low in calories as well as carbs. Ingredients 1 jigger (1.5 oz or 3 tablespoons) gin (nutritional analysis uses 80 proof) 1 oz (2 tablespoons) lemon juice (fresh-squeezed is best) Artificial sweetener with the equivalent of 2 tablespoons sugar (zero carb sweetener such as liquid sucralose preferred) Club soda Lemon slice for garnish Preparation Mix gin (or vodka), lemon juice, and sweetener in a glass. Add club soda to taste, and then add ice cubes. Garnish with lemon slices (skip the traditional cherry at 2 grams of carbohydrate each).Nutritional Information: Each serving has 2 grams effective carbohydrate if using bottled lemon juice, 2.5 grams for fresh lemon juice, and 103 calories. Continue Reading Up Next Up Next Recipe Kick Back Your Stilettos with This Sugar-Free Cosmo Up Next Recipe Sugar-Free Whiskey Sour Up Next Recipe Low Sugar, Carbs and Calories in This Tropical Punch Cocktail Up Next Recipe Can You Make Your Own Low Carb Bloody Mary Cocktail?