Apprendre la langue Française (l’édition spéciale) – french 75

it's cocktail hour!

This is a must try when you opt to chillax at home and drink it with friends.

Gin is commonly used now as base spirit although most say that it is originally made with brandy. For a twist, you can use vodka; this kind of drink is then called French 76.

Recipe is from

Ingredients are: 1 1/2 oz gin, 2 tsp superfine sugar, 1 1/2 oz lemon juice, 4 oz chilled Champagne, 1 slice orange, 1 maraschino cherry.

In a shaker half-filled with ice cubes, combine the gin, sugar, and lemon juice. Shake well. Pour into a collins glass. Top with the champagne. Stir well and garnish with the orange slice and the cherry.



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