French 75 (Elderflower) aka French 77

Description
Champagne, Gin, Elderflower liqueur, Lemon juice, Simple syrup
Ingredients
2ozGin (or cognac)
12ozElderflower liqueur, St. Germain
12ozSimple syrup
1ozLemon juice
2ozChampagne (float)
Instructions
Shake, strain, straight up, flute, top with champagne or dry sparking wine
Notes
Named after the 75mm Howitzer artillery piece. Very good with Prosecco. Light and bright.
History
1 oz simple syrup and omit St Germain
Cocktail summary
Yield
Drink
Year1920's
Created byRaoul Lufbery WW I flying ace
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Dan on 06/06/2010

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