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French 75 Recipe

french 75 recipe

An early 20th-century sparkling gem.

Whether you’re celebrating a special moment or sharing a weekend brunch spread, the French 75 recipe is a perfect all-occasions sparkling cocktail.


  • 1 oz. gin (or Cognac as per the original version of the recipe)
  • 1 oz. simple syrup (1:1)
  • 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.

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