2 ounces gin
1 ounce fresh lemon juice
2 tsp sugar
Long thin lemon twist
French 75 has won the hearts the French people. It is a cocktail made with gin, Champagne, lemon juice, and sugar. It is said to have been created during World War One in a Parisian bar. This cocktail adds sophistication to any party.
- Gin is one of the ingredients in French 75. It has a couple of health benefits. It wards off ailments such as cough and lungs congestion. It boosts digestive enzymes so proper digestion of food can occur. It has anti-malaria properties. Gin, like all liquors, must not be taken in excess. Moderation is the key.
- Another notable ingredient is lemon, which has vitamin C in abundance. Regular intake of lemon juice can boost the immune system. It can also aid the digestive system in its everyday functions. It is potent in the treatment of kidney stones.
How to Make It
Prepare some cocktail snacks ahead of time and store it in your Vaya Tyffyn. They will be ready to enjoy with your French 75.
1. The French 75 was popularized in the US in the Stork Club, a New York City nightclub. It appeared in the movie Casablanca.