Classic Sidecar Cocktail


Classic Sidecar Cocktail

This citrus flavored prohibition-era cocktail brings out the jazz in you. Try a Classic Sidecar Cocktail with cointreau, lemon, and cognac tonight.
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 1 serving


  • 1 oz Cointreau
  • 1 oz lemon juice
  • 2 oz cognac


  • Rub the rim of a cocktail glass with lemon juice and dip in sugar.
  • Add all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake well. Strain into the chilled cocktail glass.


Use fresh lemon juice in this cocktail recipe instead of bottled.
Garnish with a twirl of lemon if inclined and enjoy with a bit of jazz in the background.

Perfect Pairing

Serve this Sidecar with Zesty Salmon Fritters.