Cognac Summit

1 1/2 parts Courvoisier® VSOP Cognac 1 Lime peel 4 thin slices of fresh Ginger 2 parts Lemon-Lime Soda 1 long peice of Cucumber peel
Prepare directly in the glass. Place the lime zest and ginger slices in the glass. Pour in 3/4 parts of Cognac. Lightly press the lime and ginger 2 to 3 times using a pestle. Half fill the glass with ice. Stir well for 5 seconds using a bar spoon. Pour in 3/4 parts of Cognac. Add lemon-lime soda and the cucumber peel. Stir well for 5 seconds using bar spoon.
Ladies and gents, give a warm welcome to the most sophisticated cognac cocktail around. Discerning, elegant and complex, Courvoisier® VSOP perfectly balances the tart and spicy flavors of lime and ginger. Garnish with a cucumber peel and be prepared to impress each and every guest.

QUICK FACTS

MAIN SPIRIT

Cognac

FLAVOR

Sweet

SKILL LEVEL

Intermediate

Next Recipe, Cucumber Chili Cooler | The Cocktail Project
Cucumber Chili Cooler

ingredients

  • 1 1/2 parts Courvoisier® VSOP Cognac
  • 1 Lime peel
  • 4 thin slices of fresh Ginger
  • 2 parts Lemon-Lime Soda
  • 1 long peice of Cucumber peel

Instructions

Prepare directly in the glass. Place the lime zest and ginger slices in the glass. Pour in 3/4 parts of Cognac. Lightly press the lime and ginger 2 to 3 times using a pestle. Half fill the glass with ice. Stir well for 5 seconds using a bar spoon. Pour in 3/4 parts of Cognac. Add lemon-lime soda and the cucumber peel. Stir well for 5 seconds using bar spoon.

    Glassware Essentials

    The Art of Stirring


    Glassware Essentials

    The Art of Stirring