Traditional Champagne Cocktail

9th December 2021

Traditional Champagne Cocktail

If you are after impressing your guests and especially at Christmas then the Traditional Champagne Cocktail might very well be that party trick up your sleeve.

It might seem quite extravagant, posh or something for the bartender to prepare, but in fact, it is a very easy to prepare cocktail, one which looks very picturesque in the glass and certainly will raise an impressed eyebrow or two. A glass of Champagne is one thing, a Champagne cocktail is on another level!

How to Make a Traditional Champagne Cocktail:

Also known as the Classic Champagne Cocktail, the Traditional Champagne Cocktail is very easy to make. The following are the ingredients that you will need:

  • A bottle of your favourite chilled Champagne.
  • One mini bottle of Angostura Bitters.
  • One Lemon.
  • One brown sugar cube.

Tools to make this happen:

  • Champagne Glass (ideally a flute)
  • Spoon.
  • Sharp knife.

There you have it – Basic ingredients and tools and yet you can dazzle all with a Traditional Champagne Cocktail.

Champagne used was from the winery Roger Constant Lemaire (Select Reserve).

Christopher Walkey

Co-founder of Glass of Bubbly. Journalist and author focused on Champagne & Sparkling Wines and pairing them with foods.