Ingredients for French 75 Cocktail Recipe
- 2 ounces dry gin (or cognac if preferred)
- 1 teaspoon superfine sugar or 1 tablespoon simple syrup
- 1/2 ounce lemon juice
- Lemon twist for garnish
- Cracked ice
- In a shaker with cracked ice, combine the gin or cognac, sugar, and lemon juice, and shake.
- Strain the contents into a Champagne flute or Collins glass with fresh cracked ice, and top off the glass with the Champagne.
- Garnish the drink with a lemon twist.