This is definitely a sipping cocktail that's at its best when made with high-quality ingredients.

Wayne Russell
Recipe by Southern Living November 2005

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Recipe Summary

prep:
5 mins
total:
5 mins
Yield:
Makes 1 serving
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Combine first 3 ingredients in a cocktail shaker or martini shaker. Cover with lid, and shake 30 seconds or until thoroughly chilled. Remove lid, and strain into a martini glass. Squeeze juice from lemon wedge into glass; rub lemon rind twist around rim, and drop into glass. Add Champagne to brandy mixture, and serve immediately.

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  • Note: For testing purposes only, we used Cognac for brandy and Cointreau for orange liqueur.

Source

Chez Fon Fon, Birmingham, Alabama

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