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Forbidden Apple

This twist on the classic Champagne Cocktail is spiked with apple brandy and orange liqueur.


  • 3 dashes Angostura bitters
  • 1/2 oz Grand Marnier
  • 1 oz Calvados
  • 4 oz Champagne
  • Garnish: 1 Orange twist


  1. Add the first three ingredients to a Champagne flute and top with the Champagne.

  2. Garnish with an orange twist.