French 75 (Elderflower) aka French 77

2 oz Gin (or cognac)
12 oz Elderflower liqueur, St. Germain
12 oz Simple syrup
1 oz Lemon juice
2 oz Champagne (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
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