The French 75 is a cocktail held in such high esteem that it falls easily, though with the elegance and grace one would expect of a high-society French Madame, into the realm of a classic cocktail.
The French 75 is one to turn to in times of celebration. It’s also a perfect cocktail to serve as an aperitif as the bubbles will help lift the mood in no time.
1Add gin, lemon juice and syrup to a cocktail shaker with ice.
3Strain into an empty glass.
4Top up with champagne.
5Garnish with lemon peel.