Cognac Sparkling Wine Cocktail

Cognac Sparkling Wine CocktailRecipe
Photo: Charles Masters
The original Champagne cocktail, this one packs a wallop.


Serves 4 (serving size: 1/2 cup)
Total time: 5 Minutes

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Recipe Time

Hands-on: 5 Minutes
Total: 5 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 149
Fat 0.0 g
Protein 0.0 g
Carbohydrate 4.8 g
Fiber 0.0 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 0.0 mg
Sodium 0.0 mg
Calcium 0.0 mg


4 drops Angostura bitters
4 sugar cubes
1 1/2 cups demi-sec sparkling wine (such as Gruet), chilled
1/2 cup cognac, chilled


1. Place 1 drop of bitters onto each sugar cube; place 1 sugar cube into bottom of each of 4 Champagne flutes. Combine wine and cognac. Pour 1/2 cup wine mixture into each flute.