Sidecar Cocktail (Difford's recipe)

Sidecar Cocktail (Difford's recipe) image
Serve in
a Coupe glass...
shot Cognac V.S.O.P.
1 shot Triple sec liqueur
¾ shot Freshly squeezed lemon juice
½ shot Chevessac Pineau Des Charentes Extra Vieux
½ shot Chilled water(omit if wet ice)
How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.

Garnish:

Lemon zest twist (some like with a sugared rim)

Comment:

Complex and balanced but still a 'sour'. Those with a sweet tooth may prefer with a sugar rim.

Variant:

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