Tags » French 75

10 Must Know (& Taste Gin Cocktails)

Gin is called for in more classic cocktails than any other spirit. Some say replacing other white spirits with gin will create a more flavorful cocktail.  326 more words


A dispatch from a rainy Atlanta evening

It’s 8:11 pm and I’m drinking a French 75, watching the little Ativan bounce up and down the inside of my martini glass, a little weather vane for my changing mood. 858 more words


The French 75

One of my favorite champagne cocktails is the French 75. If you’ve been following my cocktail posts, this should come as no surprise because it’s also a gin-based cocktail with a lot of tartness. 181 more words


Like N'Awlins

As I hugged my sister Bec goodbye yesterday evening, the smell of jambalaya and gumbo still in the air and the dusting of powdered sugar from the beignets still on my jeans, we speculated as to why this particular gathering each year is so much fun. 440 more words


75 in French: The French 75

In French it’s actually only called Soixante Quinze, or seventy-five. So basically, in English, we’re announcing that it’s in French and then just saying “75” after that: “75 in French” – go figure. 231 more words


Life and Lemons

It is with a deep bow to reality that I tell you of my return to the workforce. Full time, for an indeterminate amount of time. 379 more words

Simple Pleasures