French 75 Cocktail

This classic citrus-flavored champagne drink is the perfect cocktail when you've got something special to celebrate. Cheers!

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

Ingredients

Ice cubes
3
tablespoons gin (1 1/2 oz)
4 1/2
teaspoons lemon juice
1
tablespoon simple syrup
1/4
cup chilled dry sparkling wine
1
lemon peel twist

  • 1 In cocktail shaker with ice, shake gin, lemon juice and simple syrup until blended. Pour into champagne flute, straining out ice. Add sparkling wine. Garnish with lemon peel.

Expert Tips

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

Use a rose sparkling wine, if you prefer.