French 75 Recipe

Since its inception, the French 75 has waltzed its way into cocktail history. Legend has it that this spritzy dinner drink was named after a powerful WWI artillery piece, as its’ citrusy kick was said to be as potent as the French 75mm gun.

It’s a bright and bubbly cocktail that is sure to be a hit at any dinner party, as it has graced the most elegant soirées for nearly a century.


You will need these ingredients:

1 1/2 Parts  Dry Gin
1/2 Part       Lemon Juice
1/2 Part       Simple Syrup
1 Part          FIOL Prosecco

And it is super easy to make:

  1. Add gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup to a shaker with lots of ice.
  2. Shake and double strain into a chilled Martini glass or coupette.
  3. Top with FIOL Prosecco.
  4. Garnish with a lemon wedge.

Typically served in a Martini glass or coupette.