The French 75 is an alcoholic cocktail made from gin , champagne and lemon juice.

French 75

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A French 75 is a classic cocktail made with gin, lemon juice, simple syrup, and Champagne or sparkling wine. It is named after the French 75mm field gun, which was said to have a powerful kick like the drink. The cocktail was originally made with gin, lemon juice, and sugar, and was served in a Champagne glass. It was later updated to include Champagne or sparkling wine. The French 75 is a refreshing and elegant cocktail that is perfect for special occasions or as a celebratory drink.


  • 1 oz gin

  • 1/2 oz lemon juice

  • 1/2 oz simple syrup

  • Champagne or sparkling wine


  • Combine the gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup in a shaker filled with ice.
  • Shake well until chilled.
  • Strain the mixture into a champagne flute.
  • Top with Champagne or sparkling wine.
  • Garnish with a lemon twist, if desired.

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