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Sparkling Lillet and Grapefruit Cocktail

Embrace the Elegant Hour With a Sparkling Aperitif

Light, refreshing, and almost too easy to sip on, this sparkling Lillet aperitif is just the ticket for starting a weekend off on the right note. Even better, it clocks in at a mere four ingredients and requires naught but a languid stir in the glass and a quick swipe of a vegetable peeler along a juicy orange for the twist garnish.

If you're not yet familiar with the concept of the "elegant hour" — essentially cocktail hour, with an emphasis on delicate aperitifs — embrace the idea by sipping this sparkling stunner slowly.

Sparkling Lillet and Grapefruit Cocktail

Sparkling Lillet and Grapefruit Cocktail

Sparkling Lillet and Grapefruit Cocktail

Ingredients

  1. 2 ounces Lillet Rosé
  2. 4 dashes grapefruit bitters
  3. 
4 ounces brut Champagne or sparkling wine
  4. 
Orange twist

Directions

  1. Add the Lillet and grapefruit bitters to a Champagne flute or coupe. Top off with Champagne or sparkling wine, and garnish with an orange twist.

Makes 1 cocktail.


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Susannah-Chen Susannah-Chen 3 years
Looks so delicate and pretty in those dramatic coupe glasses!
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