Lemon zest twist
How to make:
SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.
|1 1/2 fl oz||Cognac|
|1/3 fl oz||Green Chartreuse liqueur|
|2/3 fl oz||Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)|
|1/2 fl oz||Sugar syrup (rich) 2 sugar to 1 water|
|1 dash||Angostura Aromatic Bitters|
|1/3 fl oz||Chilled water (omit if using wet ice)|
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A great after-dinner drink for lovers of cognac and Chartreuse.
A riff on the Sidecar, The Champs-Élysées is named after the touristy Parisian boulevard. The first known recipe for this cocktail appears in Nina Toye and Arthur H. Adair's 1925 Drinks-Long and Short.
There are approximately 188 calories in one serving of Champs-Elysees Cocktail.