French 75 Cocktail

Use this cocktail recipe to keep your guests in "spirit" - a classic champagne drink with citrus flavor.

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 5 min
  • Servings 1

Ingredients

3
tablespoons brandy
1
tablespoon orange-flavored liqueur
Crushed ice
1
lemon wedge
1/2
cup champagne or sparkling wine
1
lemon twist

  • 1 In cocktail shaker, shake brandy, liqueur and ice until thoroughly chilled. Pour into chilled martini glass, straining out ice. Squeeze juice from lemon wedge into glass. Add champagne. Garnish with lemon twist.

Expert Tips

To make a lemon twist, take a strip of lemon peel about 4 inches long and curl around your finger into a spiral.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
220
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
0g
0%
(Saturated Fat
0g,
0%
),
Sodium
0mg
0%;
Total Carbohydrate
8g
8%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
),
Protein
0g
0%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Other Carbohydrate;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.