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Recipe - French Cocktails For Six

Posted by Magic of Spice

French Cocktails:

French 75
Ce que vous devrez:
6 ounces gin
6 ounces Cointreau
1 lime, juiced
6 sugar cubes
Champagne, chilled

Mix gin, Cointreau and lime juice in a pitcher, strain
Chill 6 champagne flutes
Place the sugar cube in the bottom of each flute
Top the cocktail with champagne
Serves six

The Pompier 
Ce que vous devrez:
3 ounces crème de cassis
18 ounces dry vermouth
Club soda

Chill 6 martini glasses
Mix crème de cassis, with vermouth
Add desired amount of club soda
Serve over ice
Serves six

The Rose 
Ce que vous devrez:
12 ounces French vermouth
6 ounces kirschwasser
6 teaspoon raspberry syrup
Mix all ingredients together, and strain into
Six chilled flutes
Serves six

French Martini
Ce que vous devrez:
12 ounces dry gin
2 ounces raspberry liqueur
6 ounces pineapple juice

Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice cubes
Chill six cocktail glasses
Strain into glasses
Serves six

Grand Orange
Ce que vous devrez:
9 ounces Grand Marnier
9 ounces. orange juice
6 ounces lemon juice
3 ounces simple syrup
6 ounces club soda or seltzer

Combine Grand Marnier, orange juice, lemon juice and simple syrup in a pitcher, fill with ice 
Strain into a Collins glass with ice and top with club soda
Garnish with a slice of orange
Serves six

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