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French 75

French 75 cocktail
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Liquor.com / Tim Nusog 

Feeling a little parched at brunch? The French 75 is a sparkling cocktail that's perfect before, during and after your eggs Benedict. This is one classic you’ll want to rediscover again and again.

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce gin
  • 1/2 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  • 3 ounces Champagne or other sparkling wine
  • Garnish: lemon twist

Steps

  1. Add all the ingredients except the Champagne into a shaker with ice and shake well.

  2. Strain into a Champagne flute.

  3. Top with the Champagne.

  4. Garnish with a lemon twist.