French 75 – Cocktail Recipe

Manchester Alcohol Delivery Cocktail Recipe - French 75

For the moments when champagne simply isn’t enough, champagne cocktails. Here’s a French 75.

Ingredients

  • 1 lemon
  • 50ml gin
  • 25ml fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon simple syrup
  • 1 cup ice cubes
  • 100ml dry sparkling wine, I’d suggest either Moet or Prosecco, chilled

Instructions

  1. using a small sharp knife, slice peel from lemon in long, thin spiral. set lemon aside for another use.
  2. In cocktail shaker, combine gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup. Add ice and shake vigorously for 20 seconds. Strain into chilled Champagne flute and top with sparkling wine.
  3. Curl lemon peel around finger to create twist at least 6 inches long. Garnish drink with twist and serve immediately.

 

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