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Mandy’s recipes: perfect bank holiday cocktail


Looking for a new cocktail this bank holiday? We’ve got the perfect one, it’s easy to make, and even easier to drink! Sidecar is a refreshing mix of cognac, orange liqueur, and lemon juice. It’s perfect for sipping on a hot summer day! Let’s get mixing!

Preparation time: 2 minutes

Total time: 2 minutes

Servings 1


1 tbsp Granulated sugar

1 wedge Lemon

50g Cognac

30g Cointreau

30g Lemon juice

Lemon twist to garnish

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Place granulated sugar on a plate, wipe a lemon wedge around the rim of your cocktail glass, then swirl it on the sugar, and set aside

Fill a cocktail shaker with ice, then add cognac, Cointreau, and lemon juice, and shake vigorously for 30 seconds. Strain into a cocktail glass and garnish with a lemon twist. Serve immediately and enjoy!

For more information and other cocktail recipes take a look at https://www.splashoftaste.com/sidecar-drink/


Calories: 277kcal | Carbohydrates: 25g | Protein: 0.3g | Fat: 0.3g | Saturated Fat: 0.1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0.01g | Sodium: 4mg | Potassium: 64mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 22g | Vitamin A: 6IU | Vitamin C: 21mg | Calcium: 7mg | Iron: 0.2mg


Please note that nutrient values are estimates only. Variations can occur due to product availability and manner of food preparation. Nutrition may vary based on methods of origin, preparation, freshness of ingredients, and other factors.

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