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Romancing the Stone

Build some romance with this sophisticated take on the classic French 75 cocktail.


  • 1 oz Blume Marillen apricot eau-de-vie
  • 1/2 oz Freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz Honey syrup (2 parts honey, 1 part water)
  • 1 dash Peychaud's bitters
  • Sparkling wine


  1. Add all the ingredients except the Champagne into a shaker filled with ice, and shake until chilled.

  2. Strain into a Champagne flute, and top with Champagne.