TGIF — Thank Gin It’s Friday


March 26, 2010 (Day 55) — French 75

Gin. It’s good. Gin and Tonic. Its good. Martinis with gin. They’re good. Tanqueray is good. Never made a French 75. Why not mak one tonight? Sure. Why not.

Mmmmmm. French.

2 oz gin

1 1/2 oz lemon

2 tsp sugar

1 maraschino cherry

2 oz champagne

Mix the lemon, gin and sugar in a cocktail shaker. Shake well. Pour into rocks glass. Place maraschino cherry in the glass. Top with the champagne. Stir well. Sip.

The one you see above, that’s a cherry French 75. What makes a cherry French 75? Pour a little bit of maraschino liquid into the drink. Mix again. Drink.

It’s very good. Like a cherry limeade. Errr. Cherry lemonade. From Sonic.

Good!

— Mark

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: