French 75

Contributed by

French 75 - Cognac Cocktail

About The French 75 Cocktail

Possibly named for a World War I field gun, this classic drink packs a wallop.

Ingredients in the The French 75 Cocktail

1.5 oz
.75 oz
Fresh lemon juice
1 oz


How to make The French 75 Cocktail

Add all the ingredients except the Champagne to a shaker and fill with ice.

Shake well and fine-strain into a Champagne flute.

Top with the Champagne and garnish with a long ribbon of lemon peel.

Other Information

Watch top mixologist Brooke Arthur make a French 75 in our How to Cocktail video.

Cocktail Profile

Related Videos

From our Friends

Discussion (1)

  • mcclellandg.1627 posted 3 weeks ago

    For me, I like to increase the amount of Gin (2 oz), skip the simple syrup, and serve it on the rocks. One of my favorites!

~ all comments loaded ~