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6 cocktails with medicinal roots

By: Enrique Gili on March 26, 2013, 2:18 p.m.
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Champagne Cocktail

A great way to serve champagne on a budget, and the minor additions round out the flavor. The more you sip the more you'll like it.

Prep time: 5 minutes  

Total time: 5 minutes  

Yield: 1 cocktail

Champagne Cocktail


  • 1 cube sugar
  • 2-3 dashes Angostura bitters
  • 4-5 ounces low- to mid-priced champagne
  • 1 lemon peel, optional garnish
  1. Add sugar cube to the bottom of a fluted glass. Add bitters. Pour champagne and lemon peel.