French 76 Vodka & Champagne
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French 76

The French 76 is an elegant drink made with vodka and champagne and served in a champagne flute
French 76

French 76 is a Vodka & Champagne Cocktail

The French 76 made with Vodka and Champagne is a modern twist on an old favorite, the French 75 made with Gin. The French 75 dates back to World War I and was also called a 75 Cocktail, or in French, Soixante Quinze (Seventy Five).

French 76 made with Vodka and Champagne
French 76 made with Vodka and Champagne

This elegant and easy French 76 cocktail is made with Vodka, Champagne, lemon and simple syrup. If you don’t have any champagne flutes, try these from Lenox, they are simple yet elegant.

The French 76 Ingredients are Vodka, Champagne, simple syrup, lemon and a cherry
French 76 Ingredients Vodka & Champagne

I never heard of the French 76 until my last trip to Charleston. I saw the Bartender make one and asked him for the recipe. It sounded delightful and ‘I had to try it!’. I really enjoyed the taste and the drink is easy to make. You can use either lemon from a bottle or freshly squeezed lemon juice. If you don’t have a lemon squeezer try this one, it’s a descent inexpensive lemon squeezer.

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French 76 a Champagne drink made with Vodka

French 76

The French 76 is made with Vodka and Champagne and is a modern twist on an old favorite, the French 75 made with Gin. The French 75 dates back to World War I and was also called a 75 Cocktail, or in French, Soixante Quinze (Seventy Five).
Prep Time 5 mins
Course Drinks, Happy Hour
Cuisine French
Servings 1 Drink

Ingredients
  

  • 1 Ounce Greygoose Vodka
  • 1/2 Ounce Freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 Teaspoons Simple Syrup
  • 1 Maraschino cherry
  • Top with Brut Champagne

Instructions
 

  • Pour the first 3 ingredients into a shaker with with ice
  • Shake 5 seconds and pour into a chilled flute glass
  • Top with champagne
  • Add a cherry
  • Voila!
Keyword Champagne, Cocktail, Easy, Vodka

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