Recipe: French 75

Launch day calls for a celebration! How about with one of our Co-Founders favorite drinks!

The combination of gin, lemon juice, and Champagne brings out the best in each: it's tart, refreshing, herbal, and effervescent. And the perfect beverage to mark any occasion. 

  • Makes 1 cocktail
  • Total Time: 2 minutes  

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces gin
  • 1 ounce freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • Champagne 
  • Garnish: long thin lemon spiral (make sure you have a Channel Knife for the perfect twist!) and cocktail cherry

Directions

Add gin, lemon juice, and sugar in a cocktail shaker, then add ice and shake until well chilled, about 15 seconds. Strain into a Champagne flute.

Top with Champagne. Stir gently, garnish with a long, thin lemon spiral and a cocktail cherry.

Recipe Inspiration: Serious Eats

Check out the Mixologist Gift Guide and make sure you have your bar fully stocked to celebrate!