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Easy Sidecar Cocktail

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 5 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Yield: 2 drinks
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1 lemon, cut in half

Sugar, to rim the glasses


3 ounces cognac

1 1/2 ounces fresh lemon juice

1 1/2 ounces orange liqueur


  1. Rim the glasses with the lemon halves. Place some sugar on a shallow plate and dip the tops of the glasses in it. Fill a shaker halfway with ice. Add the cognac, lemon juice and orange liqueur. Shake for 10 seconds. Strain into the sugar-rimmed glasses and enjoy!