A Night in Paris

Cocktails

These fun, flirty French cocktails will go perfectly with your Night in Paris party theme. No one says “no” to champagne cocktails and pink martinis so your main job is to stock enough good French liquor and hire enough handsome French bar tenders.

kir-royale

Kir Royale

1/4 ounce crème de cassis
2 1/4 ounce champagne

Pour the crème de cassis into a champagne glass.
Slowly add the champagne.

 

french-martini

French Martini

2 ounces dry gin
1/4 ounce raspberry liqueur
1 ounce pineapple juice

Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
Shake well.
Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

 

french-75

French 75

1 oz gin
1 oz Cointreau
Squeeze of lime
1 sugar cube
Champagne, chilled

Place the sugar cube in the bottom of a champagne glass. Strain in the gin, Cointreau, and lime, and then top the cocktail with champagne.

All recipes from cocktails.about.com