A Jersey girl through and through, Carolyn grew up spending her summers down in Avalon, NJ. As a young girl, she often cooked alongside her mother and grandmother, whose seafood creations instilled a true passion for fresh, local produce...
Festive Christmas cocktails for each of the 12 days
The days leading up to Christmas are exciting, but they're stressful too. Between planning and attending holiday parties, buying and wrapping gifts, traveling and decorating, we have plenty of reasons to sip a cocktail or 12. Lucky for you, we've got a Christmas cocktail for each day of Christmas.
On the third day of Christmas...
French 75 recipe
Yields 1 drink
2 ounces dry gin
2 teaspoons superfine sugar
1/4 ounce fresh lemon juice (save the peel for the garnish)
Combine the dry gin with the superfine sugar and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker filled with crushed ice. Shake well and strain into a Champagne flute.
Top with Champagne and garnish with a twist of lemon.