French 75 Cocktail Recipe

french 75 cocktailWhether you’re entertaining for the holidays or having a summer picnic, the French 75 cocktail is a perfect year-round recipe to keep in your drinks aresenal.

1 oz. gin
1 oz. simple syrup
¾ oz. fresh lemon juice
3 oz. Champagne or other sparkling wine
Tools: shaker, strainer
Glass: flute
Garnish: lemon twist

Combine the first 3 ingredients in a shaker with ice, shake and strain into a chilled glass. Top with Champagne and garnish.