The classic Sidecar cocktail is a simple easy drink you will fall in love with. Like a margarita with Cognac, this is a home bartender's dream.
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Servings: 1 cocktail
- 1 1/2 ounces Cognac or brandy Equal to 3 tablespoons
- 3/4 ounce Cointreau Equal to 1 1/2 tablespoons
- 1/2 ounce fresh lemon juice Equal to 1 tablespoon
- sugar for rimming the glass
Chill a coupe glass by filling it with ice and water and putting it in the refrigerator while you mixt your ingredients.
Add ice to a cocktail shaker. Pour in the Cognac, Cointreau, and lemon juice. Shake to combine.
Pour in the Cognac, Cointreau, and lemon juice. Shake to combine.
Remove the glass from the refrigerator, dumping out the water and ice. Rim the glass with lemon juice and dip into sugar.
Strain the ingredients into the prepared glass and enjoy!
Serving: 1cocktail | Calories: 173kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Vitamin C: 6mg