Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Cognac & Other Brandy Cocktails

Cognac Smash

This cognac cocktail is as easy-to-make as it is delicious.


  • 2 oz Cognac
  • 1/2 oz Mint syrup
  • Lemon, cut into quarter
  • 6 Mint leaves
  • Garnish: mint sprig


  1. Muddle the mint and lemon in a highball glass, then fill with ice.

  2. Add the cognac and mint syrup.

  3. Stir, and garnish with a mint sprig.