French 75

French 75 Cocktail

Base Spirit: Brandy / Cognac, Gin

Type: Classics

Served: Neat/Up

Preparation: Shaken

Strength: Medium

Difficulty: Medium

Flavor Profile: Fruity/Citrus-forward, Sour, Sweet

About the French 75 Cocktail

Feeling a little parched during brunch? The French 75 is a sparkling cocktail that’s perfect before, during and after your egg and bacon sandwich. And with the option of rum or gin, this is one classic you’ll want to rediscover again and again.

Ingredients in the French 75 Cocktail

  • .5 oz Fresh lemon juice
  • .5 oz Simple syrup (one part water, one part sugar)
  • 1 oz Gin or cognac
  • 3 oz Champagne

Garnish: Lemon twist

Glass: Champagne flute

How to make the French 75 Cocktail

Add all the ingredients except the Champagne to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake well and strain into a Champagne flute. Top with the Champagne and garnish with a lemon twist.

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