Recipe courtesy of Darryl Robinson
Show: Drink Up
Episode: Gin
Total:
5 min
Active:
5 min
Yield:
1 serving
Level:
Easy
Total:
5 min
Active:
5 min
Yield:
1 serving
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce or 2 tablespoons gin (recommended: Hendricks)
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon simple syrup* (See Cook's Note)
  • Champagne, as needed
  • Lemon twist, for garnish

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

In a cocktail shaker combine the gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup. Shake and strain into a Champagne flute. Top the flute with Champagne and use a lemon twist for a garnish.

Cook's Note

Simple syrup is equal parts sugar and water cooked until the sugar dissolves and then cooled completely.

Categories:
More from:

Cocktails & Drinks

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

The French 75

Recipe courtesy of Alex Guarnaschelli

French "75" Champagne Cocktail

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

French "75" Champagne Cocktail

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

French Margarita

Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel

Cooking Tips

How to Poach Eggs Perfectly

Watch videos from Cooking Channel shows and chefs. Learn to prepare feature recipes and relive your favorite moments

On TV

Cupcake Wars

10am | 9c

Cupcake Wars

11am | 10c

Cupcake Wars

12pm | 11c

Cupcake Wars

1pm | 12c

Cheap Eats

2pm | 1c

Cheap Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Cheap Eats

3pm | 2c

Cheap Eats

3:30pm | 2:30c

Cheap Eats

4pm | 3c

Cheap Eats

4:30pm | 3:30c

Cheap Eats

5pm | 4c

Cheap Eats

5:30pm | 4:30c

Cheap Eats

6pm | 5c

Cheap Eats

6:30pm | 5:30c

Man Fire Food

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Man Fire Food

8pm | 7c

Man Fire Food

8:30pm | 7:30c

Man Fire Food

9:30pm | 8:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Man Fire Food

12am | 11c

Man Fire Food

12:30am | 11:30c

Man Fire Food

1am | 12c

Man Fire Food

1:30am | 12:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c