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

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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